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Adopted | amendments to Paragraph 13. Effective March 15, 2020.

On January 9, 2020, the Supreme Court of Virginia amended provisions of Paragraph 13 (Paragraph 13-1 definition of Memorandum Order, 13-16.Y, and 13-18.P) to state that explicit findings of fact are not required in proceedings conducted pursuant to Va. Code § 54.1-3935

The Court also amended Paragraph 13-30.B to remove the specific reference of disclosure of an Attorney’s Disciplinary Record in a tribunal’s “findings of fact.”

View the Court's order (pdf)

Updated: January 14, 2020