The Iowa Supreme Court requests public comment on a proposed revision of the Iowa Rules of Criminal Procedure, Chapter 2 of the Iowa Court Rules. The Iowa Rules of Criminal Procedure have not undergone a comprehensive revision since they became effective in 1978.
Click here for a summary of the proposed changes, which aim to streamline and simplify the rules and eliminate outdated language. The deadline for submitting comments is 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 30. Click here to read the order, which provides background information and details on how to submit a comment.