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CM/ECF Downtime and 2017 Proposed Amendments Published for Public Comment

Please be advised there is a CM/ECF scheduled downtime Thursday, November 30, starting at 9pm

Starting: Thursday, November 30, 2017 @ 9:00 PM
Ending: Friday, December 1, 2017 @ 1:00 AM
Duration: 4 hours
The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Evidence Rules have proposed amendments to the following rules and forms and have asked that they be circulated to the bar and public for comment.

  Appellate Rules: 3, 13, 26.1, 28, and 32
Bankruptcy Rules: 2002, 4001, 6007, 9036, 9037, and Official Form 410 Criminal Rules: New Criminal Rule 16.1, Rule 5 of the Rules Governing Section 2254 Cases, and Rule 5 of the Rules Governing Section 2255 Proceedings Rules of Evidence: 807

  The proposed amendments and the advisory committees’ reports explaining the proposed changes are posted on the Judiciary’s website at: http://www.uscourts.gov/rules-policies/proposed-amendments-published-public-comment. The information is posted in a printable format for those who prefer hard copies. The public comment period closes on February 15, 2018.

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Building
50 Walnut Street
Newark, NJ 07102
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402 East State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
Phone (609) 858-9333

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401 Market Street
Camden, NJ 08101
Phone (856) 361-2300

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