|Request for comment on proposed Iowa Rules of Electronic Filing|
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 Court Rules.
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.