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Request for Public Comment on Office of Professional Regulation Proposed Amendments to the Iowa Court Rules (August 30, 2018)

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Order (116.56 KB)
Download Ch. 31.11 and 31.14
Ch. 31.11 and 31.14 (340.35 KB)
Download Chs. 34, 39, 41
Chs. 34, 39, 41 (375.25 KB)
Download Ch. 47 rules 47.4-.6
Ch. 47 rules 47.4-.6 (171.59 KB)

Amended Order Approving Iowa Standards of Practice (August 28, 2018)

The Iowa Supreme Court approves two sets of standards of practice for lawyers in child custody cases:  The Iowa Standards of Practice for Lawyers Representing Children in Custody Cases and the Iowa Standards of Practice for Child and Family Reporters in Child Custody Cases. 

Proposed Reallocation of a Vacant District Judgeship to a Different Judicial Election District (August 28, 2018)

In the Matter of Approving an Amended Set of Small Claims Forms in Chapter 3 of the Iowa Court Rules (June 26, 2018)

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Form 3.20: Motion (98.76 KB)

Orders for Resubmission (June 20, 2018)

City of Cedar Rapids v. Marla Marie Leaf case number 16-0435 (combined with Behm, v. City of Cedar Rapids, et. al case number 16-1031) and Reuven et. al v. City of Des Moines, et. al case number 17-1489 are held over for additional briefing and resubmission. 

Request for Public Comment on Proposed Amendments to the Child Support Guidelines (June 8, 2018)

In the Matter of Rescinding Division XII of the ICRP (May 22, 2018)

Order rescinding Division XII of the Iowa Rules of Civil Procedure Relating to Partition of Real and Personal Property, Rules 1.1201-1.1228, effective July 1, 2018.

Division XII attachment


In the Matter of Grant Year 2018-19 Grants from Receipts of the IOLTA Program (May 21, 2018) (May 21, 2018)

The Iowa Supreme Court approves IOLTA grants for the grant year commencing July 1, 2018.

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2018 IOLTA Grants (44.63 KB)

In the Matter of Establishing the Iowa Rules of Criminal Procedure Review Task Force and Appointment of Members (April 3, 2018)

In the Matter of the Prohibition Against Ex Parte Communications (March 27, 2018)

Committee on Jury Selection Report (March 12, 2018)

Adoption of Clarifying Amendments (March 7, 2018)

to certain Iowa Rules of Civil Procedure relating to discovery, scheduling and expedited civil actions.

Adoption of New Rule of Probate Procedure 7.8 (March 7, 2018)

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