Hearing Set for October 19, 2018, In Re Amendments to NRCP

The Supreme Court of Nevada will hold a public hearing in regards to amendments to Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure (NRCP) on October 19, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. in Las Vegas. Members of the bar are invited to provide comments regarding the proposed amendments.

The proposed changes can be found in ADKT 0522, a petition that contains the preliminary rule drafts and several exhibits, including:

  • Exhibit A: Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure (clean copy with Advisory Committee Notes)
  • Exhibit B: Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure (redline against the existing Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure, without Advisory Committee Notes)
  • Exhibit C: Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure (redline against the existing Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, without Advisory Committee Notes)
  • Exhibit D: Nevada Rules of Appellate Procedure
  • Exhibit E: Nevada Electronic Filing and Conversion Rules

The petition is over 700 pages long and describes the work of the committee, the concern for agreement on the rules, and the request for an additional period for public comments.

For more information and to get a copy of the petition, see “Proposed Amendments to Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure, ADKT 0522: In re Amendments to Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure” at https://nvcourts.gov/Supreme/Rules/Amendments/Proposed/ADKT_0522__In_re__Committee_Update_and_Revise_NRCP.