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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Supreme Court
Rule 6: Admission of Attorneys. 03/25/15Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments - SCT Rules 6, 7 & 8 (RPC 5.5) - ADMIN2015-00443
Rule 6: Admission of Attorneys. 03/25/15Comments on Supreme Court Order - SCT Rules 6, 7 & 8 (RPC 5.5) - ADMIN2015-00443
Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys. 04/13/15Supreme Court Order Solicitng Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 7 - ADMIN2015-00443
Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys. 04/13/15Comments of Supreme Court Order Solicitng Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 7 - ADMIN2015-00443
Rule 9: Disciplinary Enforcement. 01/30/15Comments on Proposed Amendment of Supreme Court Rule 9, Section 10.10 and Section 10.02
Rule 9: Disciplinary Enforcement. 06/23/15Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of Rule 9, Section 5.4(c)
Rule 9: Disciplinary Enforcement. 06/23/15Comments on Proposed Amendment of Supreme Court Rule 9, Section 5.4(c)
Rule 10: Code of Judicial Conduct. 06/15/15Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of Rule 10
Rule 10: Code of Judicial Conduct. 06/15/15Comments to Proposed Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 10 - ADMIN2015-01092
Rule 12: First - Degree Murder Trial Reports and Appeals in Capital Cases. 01/14/15Comments to Proposed Amendments to Rule 12 Section 4(A) and Section 4(E)
Rule 30: Media Guidelines. 03/13/15Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment SCT Rule 30 - ADMIN2015-00451
Rule 30: Media Guidelines. 03/13/15Comments to Proposed Amendment SCT Rule 30- ADMIN2015-00451