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June 23, 2021

Comments Sought on Proposed Changes to Rules of Court

The Advisory Committee on Rules of Court seeks comments from the Bench and Bar concerning proposed revisions to Part One, Part Five, and Part Five A Rules of Court, which include amendments to accommodate the changed appellate jurisdiction of the Court of Appeals of Virginia.

If adopted by the Supreme Court, these rules revisions would become effective January 1, 2022.

The proposed changes may be reviewed in this PDF.

Comments must be sent before August 10, 2021, to:

Steven Dalle Mura
Director of Research
Office of the Executive Secretary
Supreme Court of Virginia
100 North Ninth Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Or by email to: proposedrules@vacourts.gov.

Updated: Jun 23, 2021