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Proposed Local Rules

The U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon has proposed changes to the Local Rules of Civil and Criminal Procedure. Those amendments are now available for public comment. The Court will not adopt any changes until all public comments are received.

Persons wishing to comment on these proposed amendments to the Local Rules of Civil and Criminal Procedure may submit their written comments or recommendations to one of the addresses listed below.  To be considered, comments must be received no later than the close of business on November 18, 2019.

Comments may be sent in letter form to: Comments may be sent via e-mail to:
Clerk of Court
U.S. District Court – Oregon
Comments to Proposed Local Rules 
of Civil and Criminal Procedure

740 U.S. Courthouse
1000 SW Third Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97204
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Subject line:  Comments to Proposed Local Rules of Civil and Criminal Procedure 

Summary of Changes

View the Summary of Local Rule Amendments here.

Proposed Redlined Rules

LR 1.pdf

LR 3.pdf

LR 5.pdf

LR 10.pdf

LR 11.pdf

LR 16.pdf

LR 26.pdf

LR 30.pdf

LR 33.pdf

LR 34.pdf

LR 36.pdf

LR 51.pdf

LR 68.pdf

LR 83.pdf

LR 100.pdf

Timetable for Lawyers.pdf

Criminal LR 49

Any changes to the Local Rules adopted by the Court will have an expected effective date of January 21, 2020.  Local Rules governing the practice and procedure in the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon are available at this link.