The Iowa Supreme Court is requesting comments on proposed
amendments to the interim rules pertaining to the use of the electronic
document management system in district court. The Honorable Duane Hoffmeyer,
Chief Judge of the Third Judicial District of Iowa, chaired a workgroup charged
with reviewing the interim electronic filing rules and addressing unresolved,
related issues. The final rules will be contained in chapter 16 of the Iowa
The proposed Iowa Rules of Electronic Filing are available here
and may be found on the judicial branch website at: www.iowacourts.gov/About_the_Courts/Supreme_Court/Orders/.
Any interested organization, agency or person may submit comments
regarding the proposed amendments. Specific details on how to submit comments
can be found here.
Comments must be received no later than 4:30 p.m., Feb. 1, 2016.