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CM/ECF User Manual

Appendix C - Motion Types

 

## - denotes motions whose orders are selected as "Written Opinions" pursuant to the E-Government Act of 2002

Civil Motion Types

0ex1 - Ex Parte Docket Entry & Document ONLY (use with other selection)
0ex2 - Ex Parte Document ONLY (use with other selection)
Amend Complaint/Petition
Amend/Correct
Appeal In Forma Pauperis
Appear
Appear as Amicus Curiae
Application for CM/ECF Registration as a Self-Represented Party
Application for Leave to Proceed IFP
Application for Stay of Execution - ##
Appoint
Appoint Counsel
Approve Consent Judgment
Attorney Fees - ##
Attorney Fees –EAJA - ##
Bifurcate
Bill of Costs
Bond
Certificate of Appealability
Certify Class
Change/Transfer Venue
Clarify
Compel
Consolidate
Continue
Continue Bankruptcy Appeal Deadlines
Declaratory Judgment
Default Entry
Default Judgment - ##
Deposit Funds
Directed Verdict
Disbursement of Funds
Disclosure
Discovery/Inspection
Dismiss - ##
Dismiss for Failure to State a Claim - ##
Dismiss/Frivolous - ##
Dismiss/Lack of Jurisdiction - ##
Dismiss/Lack of Prosecution - ##
Disqualification of Counsel
Enforce Judgment
Expedite
Extension of Discovery & PTO Deadlines
Extension of Time
Extension of Time to Answer a Complaint/Petition
Extension of Time to File Objection to F & R
Extension of Time to File Response to Objection to F & R
Extension of Time to File Response/Reply to Motion
File Excess Pages
Forfeiture of Property
In Limine
Intervene
Intra-District Transfer
Issuance
Joinder
Judgment - ##
Judgment Debtor Exam
Judgment NOV - ##
Judgment of Forfeiture
Judgment on Partial Findings - ##
Judgment on the Pleadings - ##
Leave
Leave to Appeal
Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice
Limited Admission
Mistrial - ##
More Definite Statement
Motion – Miscellaneous
Motion to Delay Notice (Court Users Only)
New Trial
Order
Order to Show Cause
Permanent Injunction - ##
Petition for Return of Property
Preliminary Injunction - ##
Produce
Protective Order
Quash
Reassign Case
Reconsideration
Recuse
Redact Transcript
Refer to Special Master
Reference
Reimbursement of Out of Pocket Expenses (Pro Bono)
Release
Release of Bond Obligation
Release of Funds
Remand
Remand to Agency
Remand to Bankruptcy Court
Remand to State Court
Reopen
Request for Judicial Notice
Rule 54b Judgment
Sanctions
Seal Case (Court Users Only)
Seal Document (Court Users Only)
Sealed Motion (Court Users Only)
Service by Publication
Set Aside
Set Aside Default Judgment
Set Aside Judgment
Settlement
Sever
Stay
Strike
Substitute Attorney
Substitute Document
Substitute Party
Summary Judgment - ##
Summary Judgment – Partial - ##
Supplement
Temporary Restraining Order - ##
Unseal Case
Unseal Document
Vacate
Withdraw
Withdraw Reference
Withdraw/Substitute Attorney
Writ
Writ of Entry
Writ of Habeas Corpus ad testificandum

Criminal Motion Types

0ex1 - Ex Parte Docket Entry & Document ONLY use with other selection
0ex2 - Ex Parte Document ONLY use with other selection
Amend/Correct
Appeal In Forma Pauperis
Appear Pro Hac Vice
Appoint Counsel
Appoint Expert
Authorization
Bail Pending Appeal
Bifurcate
Bill of Particulars
Brady Materials
Certificate of Appealability
Change Venue
Compel
Competency Hearing
Consolidate
Continue/Reset
Deposit Funds
Disbursement of Funds
Disclosure
Discovery
Dismiss - ##
Dismiss/Speedy Trial - ##
Disqualification of Counsel
Downward Departure - ##
Early Termination of Probation/Supervised Release
Excludable Delay
Exonerate Bond
Expedite
Extension of Time
Forfeiture
Franks Hearing
Government Agent Retain Rough Note
Grand Jury Transcript
Handwriting Exemplars
Hearing
Identify
In Limine
Inspect
Joinder
Judgment Debtor Exam
Judgment of Acquittal
Judicial Recommendation Against Deportation - ##
Leave to File
Medical Exam/Treatment
Mistrial - ##
Modify Conditions of Release
New Trial - ##
Order - ##
Participation in Voir Dire
Produce
Protective Order
Psychiatric Exam/Treatment
Quash
Reconsideration
Recuse
Redact Transcript
Reduce Sentence - ##
Reduce Sentence/Cocaine Amendment
Release from Custody
Release of Funds/Return of Property
Reserve Right to File Additional Motions
Revoke
Sanctions
Seal (Court Users Only)
Seal Case (Court Users Only)
Seal Document (Court Users Only)
Sealed Motion (Court Users Only)
Set Aside
Sever
Strike
Subpoenas and Witness Fees at Government Expense
Substitute Attorney
Suppress - ##
Unseal Case
Unseal Document
Vacate or Correct Sentence (2255) - ##
Vacate or Correct Sentence (2255) – Amended - ##
Warrant
Withdraw Attorney
Withdraw Document
Withdraw Plea of Guilty
Withdraw Plea of Nolo Contendere
Writ of Habeas Corpus ad prosequendum
Writ of Habeas Corpus ad testificandum

 

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