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Florida Rules of Procedure

Florida Rules of Appellate Procedure; PDF document opens in new window May 26, 2016

Florida Rules of Civil Procedure; PDF document opens in new window updated March 16, 2015

Florida Rules of Criminal Procedure; PDF document opens in new window updated March 30, 2016
Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure; PDF document opens in new window updated January 29, 2015

Florida Rules of Judicial Administration; PDF document opens in new window updated April 21, 2016

Florida Rules of Juvenile Procedure; PDF document opens in new window updated June 10, 2016

Florida Probate Rules; PDF document opens in new window updated March 16, 2016

Florida Small Claims Rules; PDF document opens in new window updated March 5, 2015


Florida Rules of Traffic Court; PDF document opens in new window updated January 1, 2016

Florida Supreme Court Standards for Electronic Access to the Courts PDF document opens in new window provides guidance and specific technical information about court document filings.


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Proposed Court Rule Amendments
APPELLATE COURT RULES COMMITTEE
THREE-YEAR CYCLE REPORT 2017
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The Appellate Court Rules Committee invites comments on the proposed rule amendments anticipated to be included in the Committee’s three-year cycle report. PDF document opens in new window The ACR Three-year Cycle Chart PDF document opens in new window is also available.


Interested persons have until August 1, 2016, to submit any comments, electronically, to Kristin Norse, Incoming Chair of the Appellate Court Rules Committee, at knorse@kmf-law.com, and to the Bar staff liaison, Heather Telfer, at htelfer@floridabar.org.



Family Law Rules Committee PDF document opens in new window
The Family Law Rules Committee invites comment on proposed three-year cycle amendments to the Florida Family Law Rules.PDF document opens in new window The Committee notes that proposed amendments to Rules 12.130, 12.200, and 12.407 were previously published in the August 1, 2015, edition of the Bar New so have not been included with this publication.

Interested persons have until August 1, 2016, to submit comments electronically to the incoming committee chair, Judge Laurel Lee, leelm@fljud13.org and to the Bar staff liaisons, Greg Zhelesnik and Krys Godwin, at gzhelesnik@flabar.org and kgodwin@floridabar.org, respectively.


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Guidelines for Rules Submissions

Supreme Court Guidelines for Rules Submissions PDF document opens in new window

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Rules of Court Procedure Opinions

Florida Supreme Court opinions External Link

Florida Standard Jury Instructions External Link
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[Revised: 06-22-2016]