Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts

Proposed Rules & Amendments

In some instances, the Supreme Court solicits comments from the public regarding its proposed Rules. Please see the list below for more information about Rules that are open to public comment.

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Supreme Court
Rule 8: Rules of Professional Conduct. 06/23/16Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments - SCT Rule 8, RPC 8.3(c) & Rule 10, RJC 2.15 & RJC 2.16(A) - ADMIN2016-1250
Rule 8: Rules of Professional Conduct. 06/23/16Comments to Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments - SCT Rule 8, RPC 8.3(c) & Rule 10, RJC 2.15 & RJC 2.16(A) - ADMIN2016-1250
Rule 10B: Disqualification or Recusal of a Judge; Filing and Disposition of Motions and Appeal. 06/23/16Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments on Proposed Amendments to SCT Rule 10B - ADMIN2016-01256
Rule 40A: Appointment of Guardians Ad Litem in Custody Proceedings. 05/16/16Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 40A - ADMIN2016-01004
Board of Judicial Conduct
Rule 9: Amendment of Rules 01/28/16Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of Rule 9, Section 32.9 - ADMIN2015-02478