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Salem, OR 97301-2563

 

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Current Uniform Trial Court Rules

(Rules are effective August 1 each year unless specifically adopted "out-of-cycle.")

 

Request for Public Comment on Uniform Trial Court Rules Out-of-Cycle Changes:

We are seeking comment on the following out-of-cycle changes to the UTCR:
 
1.         Amend 21.040 – FORMAT OF DOCUMENTS TO BE FILED ELECTRONICALLY
2.         Amend 21.070 – SPECIAL FILING REQUIREMENTS
3.         Amend 21.080 – ELECTRONIC FILING DEADLINES
4.         Amend 21.120 – RETENTION OF DOCUMENTS BY FILERS
5.         Adopt new 21.140 – MANDATORY ELECTRONIC FILING
 
To review the rules and the process for submitting public comment, click here.
 
Public comment on the rules will be accepted until September 22, 2014.
 
Click here to review public comment received to date.

 

Notice of Corrections to the Uniform Trial Court Rules

To review the corrections, click here and here.

 

Request for Public Comment on Uniform Trial Court Rules Out-of-Cycle Corrections and Amendments:

We are seeking comment on out-of-cycle corrections and amendments to the Uniform Trial Court Rules pursuant to UTCR 1.020(5) and (6). 
 
The following rules were corrected by the UTCR Reporter:  1.020, 1.170, 21.010, 21.020, and 21.100.
The following rules were amended out-of-cycle by Chief Justice or Supreme Court Order:  3.170, 8.020, 21.040, 21.070, 21.080, 21.100, and 21.120.
 
The following forms were corrected by the UTCR Reporter:  Form 8.010.5 –Uniform Support Declaration and Form 10.010.b – Certificate of Service for Petition of Judicial Review of Order of DMV – UTCR 10.010.
 
To review the rules and the process for submitting public comment, click here.
 
Public comment on the rules will be accepted until August 29, 2014.
 
Click here to review public comment received to date.

  

Interim Chief Justice Orders (CJO) and Rules Adopted Out-of-Cycle (Since August 1, 2013, UTCR):

 

Adopted Uniform Trial Court Rules:  

2014 UTCR (effective August 1, 2014)
  Preface and Table of Contents
  Chapter 1 - General Provisions
  Chapter 2 - Standards for Pleadings and Documents
  Chapter 3 - Decorum in Proceedings
  Chapter 4 - Proceedings in Criminal Cases
  Chapter 5 - Proceedings in Civil Cases
  Chapter 6 - Trials
  Chapter 7 - Case Management and Calendaring
  Chapter 8 - Domestic Relations Proceedings
  Chapter 9 - Probate and Adoption Proceedings
  Chapter 10 - Proceedings Relating to Vehicle Laws and Driving Privilege Suspensions
  Chapter 11 - Juvenile Court Proceedings
  Chapter 12 - Mediation
  Chapter 13 - Arbitration
  Chapter 14 - Reference Judges
  Chapter 15 - Small Claims
  Chapter 16 - Violations
  Chapter 17 - Local Parking Violations
  Chapter 18 - Forcible Entry and Detainer (FED) Actions
  Chapter 19 - Contempt Proceedings
  Chapter 20 - Voluntary Arbitration
  Chapter 21 - Filing and Service by Electronic Means
  Chapter 22 - Enterprise Content Management System 
  Chapter 23 - Oregon Complex Litigation Court 
  Appendix of Forms