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Idaho Court Rules & Amendments Available for Public Comment

Rules and Amendments are available for Bar and Public comment. Comments will be accepted for at least 14 business days before the Supreme Court considers them. All comments should be submitted in writing via U.S. mail, e-mail, or fax. All submissions should be addressed to the "Committee Reporter" of the proposed rule amendment, as indicated in the notice. For more information about the process, click here


Proposed Rule or Amendment + Deadline

Proposed Rule/Amendment:


Comments sought on the following amendments to the
Idaho Rules of Civil Procedure and the Idaho Appellate Rules.

Send suggestions to Cathy Derden:
By April 3, 2015 

Comments sought on Idaho Juvenile Rule 37, Right to Counsel (C.P.A.).

Send suggestions to Deena Layne:
By April 3, 2015 

Comments Sought on Idaho Rules of Family Law Procedure. The Idaho Supreme Court is considering amending IRFLP Rules 101, 443, 504 and 511.

Send suggestions to Deena Layne:
By April 3, 2015 

Comments Sought on Idaho Criminal Rule 33.3, Evaluation of Persons Guilty of Domestic Assault or Domestic Battery. 

Send suggestions to Deena Layne:
By April 8, 2015 



Idaho Supreme Court
Attn: (Contact person can be found in notice of proposed rule.)
Public Comment on Current Rules/Amendments
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0101

(208) 947-7590

Email of contact person can be found in the notice of proposed rule.

> Recent Amendments to Rules can be found here.
> For general comments about Idaho Courts, click here.

All Idaho Court Rules amendments are incorporated into the Idaho Court Rules on the date the rule amendment becomes effective.

As the Third Branch of Government, we provide access to justice through the timely, fair, and impartial resolution of cases.


Members of the
Idaho Supreme Court

Chief Justice Roger S. Burdick
Justice Daniel T. Eismann
Justice Jim Jones
Justice Warren E. Jones
Justice Joel D. Horton

Members of the
Idaho Court of Appeals

Chief Judge John M. Melanson
Judge Karen L. Lansing
Judge Sergio A. Gutierrez
Judge David W. Gratton



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