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Adopted | revisions to Rule 1.1, Competence. Approved by the Supreme Court of Virginia on October 31, 2018. Effective immediately.

The proposed rule amendment was approved by a vote of 52 to 8 by the council on June 14, 2018, and approved by the Supreme Court of Virginia on October 31, 2018. Effective immediately.

view the Supreme Court of Virginia order (PDF file posted 10/31/18)

Updated: October 31, 2018