Supreme Court of Wisconsin








No.  06-07



In the matter of the Creation of a Court Rule Authorizing Use of Electronic Signatures by Court Officials




Mar 7, 2007


A. John Voelker

Acting Clerk of

Supreme Court

Madison, WI






Pending before this Court is a petition filed by the Director of State Courts seeking to create a supreme court rule authorizing the use of electronic signatures by court officials.  A public hearing on this petition was scheduled for March 21, 2007.  The petitioner has requested the Court postpone the public hearing on this matter until the fall of 2007.

IT IS ORDERED that the public hearing on the petition scheduled for March 21, 2007, is cancelled and the petition is held in abeyance until further order of this Court. 

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that notice of the hearing cancellation be given by single publication of a copy of this order in the official state newspaper and shall be posted on the website of the Supreme Court of Wisconsin and the website of the State Bar of Wisconsin.

Dated at Madison, Wisconsin, this 7th day of March, 2007. 






A. John Voelker

Acting Clerk of Supreme Court