Proposed Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Docket ID: USC-RULES-CV-2013-0002
Agency: United States Courts (USC)
The Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Civil Rules has proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Appendix of Forms, and requested that the proposals be circulated to the bench, bar, and public for comment. On August 15, 2013, the public comment period opens for the proposed amendments to Civil Rules 1, 4, 6, 16, 26, 30, 31, 33, 34, 36, 37, 55, 84, and Appendix of Forms. The public comment period closes on February 15, 2014.
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Keyword(s): Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Civil Procedure, Civ Pro, Duke, Civil Litigation, Discovery, ESI, Preservation, Federal Rules, Civil Rules, Rule 37, Appendix of Forms, Rules Enabling Act, Judicial Conference, JCUS, AOUSC, Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure, Advisory Committee on Civil Rules, FRCP, Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Feb 18, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 08/14/2013
ID: USC-RULES-CV-2013-0002-0001
Comments Not Accepted
Posted: 08/15/2013
ID: USC-RULES-CV-2013-0002-0002

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Comments Received*
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