Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts

Proposed Rules & Amendments

In some instances, the Supreme Court solicits comments from the public regarding its proposed Rules. Please see the list below for more information about Rules that are open to public comment.

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Supreme Court
Rule 6: Admission of Attorneys. 04/19/18Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 6- ADMIN2018-713
Rule 6: Admission of Attorneys. 04/19/18Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 6- ADMIN2018-713
Rule 10: Code of Judicial Conduct. 04/30/18Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of Rule 10 (Canon 2 , Rule of Judicial Conduct 2.9, Comment 4 - ADMIN2018-00776
Rule 13: Appointment, Qualifications, and Compensation of Counsel for Indigent Defendants. 05/25/18Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT R13 Sec. 2 & 3 - ADMIN2018-00796
Rule 25: Tennessee Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection. 05/09/18Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT R25 ADMIN2018-00844
Rule 25: Tennessee Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection. 05/09/18Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT R25 ADMIN2018-00844
Rule 31: Alternative Dispute Resolution. 03/14/18Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to SCT R31, Appendix A to Rule 31 and SCT R31A - ADMIN2018-00425
Rule 31: Alternative Dispute Resolution. 03/14/18Comments to Adopt Amendments to R31, Appendix A to Rule 31 and SCT R31A - ADMIN2018-00425
Rule 46: Electronic Filing. 03/14/18Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Revise SCT Rule 46 - ADMIN2018-00474
Rule 46: Electronic Filing. 03/14/18Comments to Revision of Supreme Court Order Rule 46 - ADMIN2018-00474