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Florida Rules of Procedure

To purchase a print copy of the Florida Rules of Procedure, go to the LexisNexis bookstore.

Florida Rules of Appellate Procedure; updated April 18, 2019

Florida Civil Rules of Procedure; updated August 29, 2019

Florida Rules of Criminal Procedure; updated January 1, 2019

Historic Rules/Forms 3.988, 3.990, 3.991, and 3.992.

Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure; updated August 29, 2019

Florida Rules of Judicial Administration; updated January 1, 2019

Florida Rules of Juvenile Procedure; updated January 1, 2019

Florida Probate Rules; updated September 27, 2018

Florida Small Claims Rules; updated January 1, 2017

Florida Rules of Traffic Court; updated January 1, 2019

Florida Supreme Court Standards for Electronic Access to the Courts provides guidance and specific technical information about court document filings.
Florida Rules for Certification and Regulation of Spoken Language Court Interpreters

Florida Rules of Civil Procedure for Involuntary Commitment of Sexually Violent Predators


Proposed Court Rule Amendments (Submit Comments)

CIVIL PROCEDURE RULES COMMITTEE OUT-OF-CYCLE AMENDMENTS

The Civil Procedure Rules Committee invites comments on the proposed rule amendments to new Form 1.923(a) (Eviction Summons/Residential), new Form 1.923(b) (Summons Action For Back Rent and Damages), a new eviction answer Form 1.947(b) (Answer—Residential Eviction) anticipated to be filed in an out-of-cycle report in response to the Court’s request.

Download summary of proposed rule Downlad full text of the proposals

Submit comments before January 2, 2020, via email to Ardith Bronson, chair of the Civil Procedure Rules Committee, and Mikalla Davis, The Florida Bar staff liaison.


Guidelines for Rules Submissions

Supreme Court Guidelines for Rules Submissions


Rules of Court Procedure Opinions

Florida Supreme Court opinions

Florida Standard Jury Instructions

Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases 1970