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Proposed Amendment to Family Law Court Rule 12.530

The Family Law Rules Committee invites comments on the proposed amendment to Family Law Court Rule 12.530 anticipated to be included in a report to the Court. Interested persons have until September 30, 2020, to submit any comments, electronically, to Cory Brandfon, chair of the Family Law Rules Committee, and to the Bar staff liaison Mikalla Davis.

Rule 12.530 19-0-0 In subdivision (e), adds a new sentence specifying that a motion for rehearing is not required to preserve the trial court’s failure to make statutory findings. This amendment is made in response to Fox v. Fox, 262 So.3d 789 (Fla 4th DCA 2018).

Full Text of Proposal

Proposed Amendment to Family Law Court Rule 12.530