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Part 1  Applying these Rules   Part 12 Action Under $100,000
Rule 1   Purpose   Rule 57 Action for Damages Under $100,000

Rule 2

  General   Rule 58 Action for Claim Valued Under $100,000

 

   
Part 2 Civil Proceedings   Part 13 Family Proceedings

Rule 3

Kinds of Proceedings

  Rule 59 Family Division Rules (Rules 59.01 to 59.28)
 Rule 4

Action

  Rule 59 Family Division Rules (Rules 59.29 to 59.60)

Rule 5

Application

  Rule 60A Child and Adult Protection
 Rule 6 Choosing Between Action and Application  

Rule 60A

Child Protection

Rule 7

Judicial Review and Appeal

  Rule 60A

Adult Protection

   

Rule 60B

Involuntary Psychiatric Treatment Act and Hospitals Act Applications

Part 3 Default and Discontinuance  

Rule 8

Default Judgment  

Rule 61

Adoption

Rule 9 Discontinuance   Rule 62 District Family Rules

 

 

NSSC-FD Practice Memorandum Re: Family Proceedings
(includes many frequently-used Forms)

Part 4 Alternate Resolution
or Determination
 
     
Rule 10 Settlement   Part 14 Appeal and Judicial Review
(Criminal Code)
Rule 11 Reference

Rule 12

Question of Law

 

Rule 63

Summary Conviction Appeal

Rule 13

Summary Judgment

 

Rule 64

Prerogative Writ

  Rule 65 Application to Reduce Parole Ineligibility
Part 5 Disclosure and Discovery    
Rule 14 Disclosure and Discovery in General Part 15 Other Kinds of Proceedings
Rule 15 Disclosure of Documents  

Rule 66

Account

Rule 16

Disclosure of Electronic Information  

Rule 67

Builders’ Lien

Rule 17

Disclosure of Other Things

 

Rule 68

Class Proceeding

Rule 18

Discovery

Rule 69

Controverted Election

Rule 19

Interrogatories

 

Rule 70

Assessment of Damages

Rule 20

Admission

 

Rule 71

Guardianship

Rule 21

Medical Examination and Testing

Rule 72

Mortgages

 

Rule 73

Receiver

Part 6 Motions

Rule 74

Other Sales by the Court

Rule 22 General Provisions for Motions

Rule 75

Injunction

Rule 23 Chambers Motion

Rule 76

Interpleader

Rule 24

Appearance Day Motion

 

Rule 25

Motion by Appointment

Part 16 Costs, Order, and Enforcement

Rule 26

Conference

Rule 77

Costs

Rule 27

Motion by Correspondence

 

Rule 78

Order

Rule 28

Emergency Motion

 

Rule 79

Enforcement by Execution Order

Rule 29

Motion to Presiding Judge

Rule 80

Other Enforcement Orders

Rule 30

Motion to Prothonotary

 

Rule 81

Reciprocal Enforcement

 

   

Part 7 Notice and Place of Proceeding

  Part 17 Administration
Rule 31 Notice  

Rule 82

Administration of Civil Proceedings

Rule 32 Place of Proceeding  

Rule 83

Amendment

 

 

Rule 84

Court Records

Part 8 Counsel, Parties, and Claims

 

Rule 85

Access to Court Records

Rule 33 Counsel  

Rule 86

Judicial Communication Across Borders

Rule 34 Acting on One’s Own  

Rule 87

Communicating with a Judge

Rule 35

Parties

 

Rule 88

Abuse of Process

Rule 36

Representative Party

  Rule 89 Contempt

Rule 37

Consolidation and Separation

   

 

  Part 18 Proceedings in the Court of Appeal

Part 9 Pleading, Affidavit, and Brief

 

Rule 90

Civil Appeal

Rule 38 Pleading  

Rule 91

Criminal Appeal

Rule 39 Affidavit    

Rule 40

Brief

  Part 19 Transition

 

 

Rule 92

Transition

Part 10 Temporary Remedies

   
Rule 41 Interlocutory Injunction and Receivership   Part 20 Citation, Interpretation, and Documents
Rule 42 Preservation Order

Rule 43

Temporary Recovery Order

 

Rule 93

Citation

Rule 44

Attachment

 

Rule 94

Interpretation

Rule 45

Security for Costs

 

Rule 95

Preparation of Documents

Rule 46

Payment into Court

 

 

 

 

NOTE: Part 21 consists of Certificates and Part 22 contails all the Rules-related Forms. To view these, click on the links below:

<< Part 21 -Certificates >>

<< Offical Civil Procedure Rules & Forms >>

Part 11 Trial and Hearing

 
Rule 47 Place of Trial or Hearing  
Rule 48 Translation, Interpretation, and Assistance  

Rule 49

Sittings

 

Rule 50

Subpoena

 

Supreme Court Practice Memorandums

Rule 51

Conduct of Trial

 

NSSC Practice Memorandum - Family Proceedings

Rule 52

Trial by Jury

 

NSSC Practice Memorandum #1 - Forclosure Procedures

Rule 53

Conduct of Hearing

NSSC Practice Memorandum #2 - Affidavits of Service

Rule 54

Supplementary Rules of Evidence

 

NSSC Practice Memorandum #3 - Neutral Citation

Rule 55

Expert Opinion

  NSSC Practice Memorandum #4 - Courtroom Attire

Rule 56

Commission Evidence

 

NSSC Practice Memorandum #5 - E-disclosure

   

NSSC Practice Memorandum #6 - Infant Settlement Precedents

Court of Appeal Directives

 

NSSC Practice Memorandum #7 - Resolution Conf. - Criminal

NSCA Directive Re: Orders Restricting Reporting or Access

   
NSCA Directive Re: Use of Neutral Citations In Case Law    

NSCA Directive Re: Inter-jurisdictional Abduction of Children

   
NSCA Directive Re: Judicial Mediation    

NSCA Protocol Re: Ineffective Counsel Appeals

   
 
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