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Comments Invited on Proposed Rules for Future Emergencies

Thursday, August 12, 2021

The bench, bar, and public have been asked to provide comments on a series of proposed rules that would, if approved, guide the Judiciary in responding to future declared emergencies that impair federal court operations. The proposals include amendments to Appellate Rules 2 and 4, and new emergency Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules.

The comment period runs from Aug. 6, 2021 to Feb. 16, 2022. 

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