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Comment On Proposed Amendments to Superior Court Rules of Criminal Procedure

June 9, 2017

The District of Columbia Superior Court Rules Committee has recently completed review of proposed new Superior Court Rule of Criminal Procedure 61 and proposed amendments to Superior Court Rules of Criminal Procedure 4, 17, and 60. The Rules Committee will recommend to the Superior Court Board of Judges that the addition and amendments be approved unless, after consideration of comments from the Bar and the general public, the proposed addition and amendments are withdrawn or modified.

Written comments must be submitted by July 12, 2017. Comments may be emailed as a PDF file or may be mailed to: 

Laura M.L. Wait
Assistant General Counsel
Superior Court of the District of Columbia
500 Indiana Avenue, N.W., Room 6715
Washington, D.C. 20001

All comments submitted in respect to this notice will be available to the general public. New language is underlined and deleted language is stricken through. Read the proposed amendments in full