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May 26, 2011

Comments Sought on Supreme Court Rule Proposals


The Advisory Committee on Rules of the Virginia Supreme Court is seeking public comment by August 26, 2011, on proposed new rule Part Nine, Involuntary Civil Commitment Proceedings; a proposed amendment to Rule 4:5(c) governing objections made during depositions upon oral examinations; and a proposed new Part Three rule addressing voir dire in civil cases. Note that the Court now provides an email — proposedrules@courts.state.va.us — for comments, as well as a postal address. Updated: May 31, 2011