Supreme Court rules

Notice of hearings

The court notices and holds a public hearing on a petition for the creation or amendment of rules governing pleading, practice and procedure in judicial proceedings in all courts, provided that the court deems the petition to have arguable merit. The court also holds a public hearing on a petition for amendment of the Supreme Court Rules except, in the court's discretion, when the petition concerns ministerial or otherwise nonsubstantive matters or when exigent circumstances exist.

Date of issue Rule petition number Description View notice
January 12, 2017 16-04 Public hearing in In re amendment of Supreme Court Rule Chapter 20 relating to Limited Scope Representation (Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 9:30 a.m., Supreme Court Room, State Capitol, Madison). PDF Adobe PDF
February 16, 2017 16-03 Public hearing in In the Matter of the Petition to Amend SCR 40.075 and 22.28 (Thursday, February 16, 2017, at 9:30 a.m., Supreme Court Room, State Capitol, Madison). PDF Adobe PDF
February 16, 2017 16-05 Public hearing in In re creation of a pilot project for dedicated trial court judicial dockets for large claim business and commercial cases (Thursday, February 16, 2017, at 9:30 a.m., Supreme Court Room, State Capitol, Madison). PDF Adobe PDF