Preliminary Draft of Proposed Amendments to the Federal Rules of Practice and Procedure

Monday, August 27, 2012

Notice
Preliminary Draft of Proposed Amendments to the
Federal Rules of Practice and Procedure
Issued August 27, 2012
The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Criminal, and Evidence Rules have proposed amendments to their respective rules and forms, and requested that the proposals be circulated to the bench, bar, and public for comment. The proposed amendments, Rules Committee reports explaining the proposed changes, and other information are posted on the Judiciary’s website at http://www.uscourts.gov/RulesAndPolicies/rules/proposed-amendments.aspx.
The Rules Committee requests that all comments on the proposed amendments be submitted by February 15, 2013.
If you have any questions, please email us at ecftrain@alnb.uscourts.gov.