Proposed Local Court Rules


Pursuant to GR7, the Snohomish County Superior Court submits the following rules for comment:

Proposed Local Court Rules- 5.13.2021


All comments shall be in writing and may be submitted electronically using the form below. Comments may also be mailed or hand-delivered to Court Administration at 3000 Rockefeller Avenue, M/S 502, Everett, Washington, 98201. 

All received comments will be posted on this webpage, below the comment submission form.  


The comment period ends at 11:59 p.m. on June 13, 2021.  All comments, regardless of submission method, must be received by the conclusion of the comment period.


Please note: The comment submission form image below will redirect to the forms page.  


Jury Duty

Snohomish County Superior Court

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Comments on Proposed Local Court Rules

SCLAR 0.02 ORGANIZATION OF THE COURT

SCLGR 19 REMOTE PROCEEDINGS

SCLCR 7(b)(2)(d)(9) CONFIRMATION PROCESS

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SCLCR 7(b)(2)(d)(10) TIME AND PLACE OF HEARINGS

SCLCR 7(b)(2)(d)(12) MOTIONS FOR REVISION OF COMMISSIONER’S ORDER

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SCLCR 40 ASSIGNMENT OF CASES; SETTING OF TRIALS- FILING OF PLEADINGS – TIME OF TRIALS – CONTINUANCES - SETTLEMENT

SCLCR 79 BOOKS AND RECORDS KEPT BY THE CLERK

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SCLSPR 94.04(c)(3) ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION REQUIRED IN FAMILY LAW

SCLSPR 94.04(c)(4) ADR COMPLIANCE HEARING

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SCLSPR 94.04(c)(5) TRIALS

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SCLSPR 94.04(c)(6) FAMILY LAW PROCEEDINGS MOTIONS

SCLCrR 1.2 PURPOSE AND CONSTRUCTION

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SCLCrR 3.1 RIGHT TO AND ASSIGNMENT OF LAWYER

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SCLCrR 3.2 RELEASE OF THE ACCUSED

SCLCrR 3.2.1 PRELIMINARY APPEARANCE OF DEFENDANT

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SCLCrR 3.4 PRESENCE OF THE DEFENDANT

RULE 3.7 (Rescinded; Moved to SCLCrR 3.1)

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SCLCrR 4.1 ARRAIGNMENT (New Rule)

SCLCrR 4.5 OMNIBUS HEARING

RULE 4.11 MENTAL HEALTH SCREENING

SCLCrR 6.1 TRIAL BY JURY OR BY THE COURT

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SCLCrR 6.3 SELECTING THE JURY

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SCLCrR 6.12 WITNESSES (Rescinded; Moved to SCLCrR 6.1)

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SCLCrR 7.8 Post-Conviction Motions

SCLCrR 8.1 TIME

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SCLCrR 8.2 MOTIONS

SCLCrR 8.11 ELECTRONIC WORKING COPIES

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SCLJuCR 3.9 DEPENDENCY REVIEW AND PERMANENCY PLANNING HEARINGS

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SCLJuCR 7.12 DISPOSITION HEARING

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SCLJuCR 10.7 SEALING JUVENILE COURT RECORDS (Rescinded)

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