Supreme Court rules
How to file a rule petition
Any person may initiate a change in Supreme Court Rules, pleading, practice, and procedural statutes, and administrative matters by submitting a petition to the Supreme Court. (See Wis. Stat. § 751.12 and Supreme Court Internal Operating Procedures II.B.5. and III.) In order to ensure the adequacy of a petition and to promote consistency in the format of petitions, the petitioner should follow the guidelines below.
A petition to the Supreme Court to create a new rule or to change an existing rule must be filed with a supporting memorandum and cover sheet.