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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08/22/17Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments - Addition of New Supreme Court Rule Addressing the Practice of "Collaborative Family Law". - ADMIN2017-01195
08/22/17Comments on Proposed SC Order - Addition of New Supreme Court Rule Addressing the Practice of "Collaborative Family Law". - ADMIN2017-01195
09/25/17Supreme Court Order Amending Tennessee Rules of Prodedure & Evidence - ADMIN2017-01892
09/25/17Comments to Supreme Court Order Amending Tennessee Rules of Prodedure & Evidence - ADMIN2017-01892
Supreme Court
Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys. 05/31/17Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 7, Section 7.01 - ADMIN2017-00785
Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys. 05/31/17Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 7, Section 7.01 - ADMIN2017-00785
Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys. 08/30/17Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 7 - ADMIN2017-01659
Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys. 08/30/17Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 7 - ADMIN2017-01659
Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys. 10/20/17Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 7 - ADMIN2017-02083
Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys. 10/20/17Comments to Proposed Supreme Court Order SCT Rule 7 - ADMIN2017-02083
Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys. 11/06/17Motion to Extend Comments (For TBA only) to Proposed Supreme Court Order SCT Rule 7 - ADMIN2017-02083
Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys. 11/09/17Order Granting Extension of Comments (For TBA only) to Proposed Supreme Court Order SCT Rule 7 - ADMIN2017-02083
Rule 12: First - Degree Murder Trial Reports and Appeals in Capital Cases. 09/13/17Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments - SCT Rule12, Sec.1 and First-Degree Murder Report - ADMIN2017-01832