2015 Rules Cases

Case Numbers SC15-30 through SC15-2388
Last updated 09/09/2016

Documents filed in Rules Cases are provided here in Adobe Acrobat format (PDF) in numerical order. The below index lists the documents according to the case number. To view a document, click on the case number.


SC15-30 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules of Civil Procedure -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 01/05/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 03/06/15


SC15-44 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Forms -PDF Download
 Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 03/27/15
Comments (Sullivan)PDF Download - filed 04/02/15
Comments (Family Law Rules Committee)PDF Download - filed 05/20/15


SC15-75 In Re: Amendment to the Code for Resolving Professionalism Complaints -PDF Download
 Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 01/30/15


SC15-96 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules of Traffic Court -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 01/16/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 01/16/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 01/16/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 01/16/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 01/16/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 01/16/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 01/30/15
Comments (Lee)PDF Download - filed 02/24/15
ResponsePDF Download - filed 04/07/15
AppendixPDF Download - filed 04/07/15


SC15-97 In Re: Amendments to Florida Rule Of Appellate Procedure 9.210 -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 01/14/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 01/14/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 01/14/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 01/14/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 01/14/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 01/30/15


SC15-98 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules of Juvenile Procedure -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 01/20/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 01/20/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 01/20/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 01/20/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 01/20/15
Appendices E & FPDF Download - filed 01/20/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 01/30/15


SC15-146 In Re: Amendments to Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.210 - PDF Download
 Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 03/13/15
Comments (Wharen)PDF Download - filed 04/15/15
Comments (Appellate Court Rules Committee)PDF Download - filed 05/06/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 05/06/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 05/06/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 05/06/15


SC15-150 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules of Juvenile Procedure -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Appendix FPDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 02/24/15
Comments (Florida Association of Counsel for Children)PDF Download - filed 04/20/15
Comments (Legal Needs of Children Committee)PDF Download - filed 04/20/15
Comments (Florida Guardian ad Litem Program and Florida's Children First)PDF Download - filed 04/20/15
ResponsePDF Download - filed 05/12/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 05/12/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 05/12/15
Corrected Appendix APDF Download - filed 02/12/16


SC15-176 In Re: Amendments to the Rules of the Supreme Court Relating to Admissions to the Bar -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 01/29/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 02/12/15


SC15-177 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules of Criminal Procedure -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 02/02/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 02/02/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 02/02/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 02/02/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 02/02/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 02/02/15
Appendix FPDF Download - filed 02/02/15
Appendix GPDF Download - filed 02/02/15
Appendix HPDF Download - filed 02/02/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 02/12/15
Comments (Florida Prosecuting Attorneys Association)PDF Download - filed 03/27/15
Comments (Trettis)PDF Download - filed 3/30/15
Comments re: Rule 3.112 (Florida Public Defender Association)PDF Download - filed 03/30/15
Comments re: Rule 3.172(c)(8) (Florida Public Defender Association)PDF Download - filed 03/30/15
Comments re: Rule 3.220(h)(1) (Florida Public Defender Association)PDF Download - filed 04/01/15
Comments (American Immigration Lawyers Association, South Florida Chapter)PDF Download - filed 04/01/15
Comments (Public Defender for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit)PDF Download - filed 04/01/15
Comments (Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers)PDF Download - filed 04/01/15
ResponsePDF Download - filed 04/23/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 04/23/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 04/23/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 04/23/15


SC15-290 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules of Criminal Procedure -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 02/11/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 02/11/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 02/11/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 02/11/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 02/11/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 02/11/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 06/11/15
Comments (Trigones)PDF Download - filed 07/06/15
Comments (Lowenstein)PDF Download - filed 07/16/15
Comments (Stewart)PDF Download - filed 07/20/15
Comments (Morrison)PDF Download - filed 08/06/15
ResponsePDF Download - filed 08/25/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 08/25/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 08/25/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 08/25/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 08/25/15


SC15-339 In Re: Amendments to the Supreme Court Approved Family Law Forms -PDF Download
 Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 04/29/15


SC15-368 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases - Report No. 2015-01 - PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 02/25/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 02/25/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 02/25/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 02/25/15


SC15-465 In Re: Amendments to the Code of Judicial Conduct - Canon 6 -PDF Download
 Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 03/25/15
Comments (Judicial Qualifications Commission)PDF Download - filed 04/28/15
Comments (Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee)PDF Download - filed 05/08/15
Comments (Conference of County Court Judges of Florida)PDF Download - filed 05/21/15
Response (Office of the State Courts Administrator)PDF Download - filed 06/11/15


SC15-470 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases - Instructions 1.5, 7.8, 7.8(a), and 11.1 - 11.6(a) -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 03/19/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 03/19/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 03/19/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 03/19/15
Comments (Been)PDF Download - filed 03/27/15
Comments re: Instruction 1.5 (Florida Public Defender Association)PDF Download - filed 04/06/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 04/16/15
Comments re: Instructions 11.1-11.6(a) (Florida Public Defender Association)PDF Download - filed 06/09/15
Comments (Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers)PDF Download - filed 06/15/15
ResponsePDF Download - filed 6/24/15


SC15-497 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules of Judicial Administration - New Rule 2.340 -PDF Download
 Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 03/27/15
Comments (Ehrlich)PDF Download - filed 04/06/15
Comments (Belanger)PDF Download - filed 04/27/15
Comments (Tobin)PDF Download - filed 04/30/15
Comments (McAfee)PDF Download - filed 05/04/15
Comments (Florida Conference of District Court of Appeal Judges)PDF Download - filed 05/13/15
Comments (Rules of Judicial Administration Committee)PDF Download - filed 05/15/15
Comments (Florida Conference of Circuit Court Judges)PDF Download - filed 05/19/15
Comments (Conference of County Court Judges of Florida)PDF Download - filed 05/28/15


SC15-601 In Re: Amendments to the Rule of the Supreme Court Relating to Admissions to the Bar 1-22.2 - PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 03/30/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 03/30/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 03/30/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 03/30/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 03/30/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 03/30/15
Comments (The Florida Bar)PDF Download - filed 06/08/15
Response (Florida Board of Bar Examiners)PDF Download - filed 06/17/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 10/23/15


SC15-680 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Evidence Code -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 04/13/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 04/13/15
Amended PetitionPDF Download - filed 05/08/15


SC15-711 In Re: Amendments to Florida Rule of Juvenile Procedure 8.150 -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 04/17/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 04/17/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 04/17/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 04/17/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 04/17/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 05/04/15


SC15-765 In Re: Amendments to Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.200 -PDF Download
 Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 05/27/15
Comments (Staff Attorneys of the Second District Court of Appeal)PDF Download - filed 07/15/15
Comments (Appellate Court Rules Committee)PDF Download - filed 07/27/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 07/27/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 07/27/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 07/27/15
Comments (Florida Court Reporters Association)PDF Download - filed 08/03/15
Comments (Florida Association of Court Clerks, Inc.)PDF Download - filed 08/03/15
Comments (Florida Courts Technology Commission)PDF Download - filed 08/21/15


SC15-802 In Re: Amendment to Rule 1-26 of the Rules of the Supreme Court Relating to Admissions to the Bar -PDF Download
 Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 05/29/15


SC15-824 In Re: Amendments to the Rules Regulating the Florida Bar - Standards for Board Certification in Condominium and Planned Development Law -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 05/01/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 05/01/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 05/01/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 05/01/15
Appendix D, Part 1PDF Download - filed 05/01/15
Appendix D, Part 2PDF Download - filed 05/01/15


SC15-875 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules for Certified and Court-Appointed Mediators -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 05/07/15
Index to AppendicesPDF Download - filed 05/07/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 05/07/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 05/07/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 05/07/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 05/07/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 06/09/15
Comments (Eleventh Judicial Circuit)PDF Download - filed 08/05/15
Comments (Executive Council of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section of The Florida Bar)PDF Download - filed 08/24/15
ResponsePDF Download - filed 12/11/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 12/11/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 12/11/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 12/11/15
Amended Appendix APDF Download - filed 01/29/16
Amended Appendix BPDF Download - filed 01/29/16


SC15-912 In Re: Amendments to Florida Rule of Judicial Administration 2.425 -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 05/15/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 05/15/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 05/15/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 05/15/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 06/18/15


SC15-944 In Re: Amendments to the Code for Resolving Professionalism Complaints -PDF Download
 Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 09/11/15
Comments (Melvin)PDF Download - filed 10/19/15
Comments (Hyde)PDF Download - filed 11/04/15
Comments (Smith)PDF Download - filed 11/10/15


SC15-1170 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases - Report No. 2015-03 -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 06/23/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 06/23/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 06/23/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 06/23/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 06/23/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 06/23/15


SC15-1172 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases - Report No. 2015-04 -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 06/23/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 06/23/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 06/23/15


SC15-1174 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases - Report No. 2015-05 -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 06/23/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 06/23/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 06/23/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 06/23/15


SC15-1226 In Re: Amendments to Rules of the Supreme Court Relating to Admissions to the Bar -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 07/02/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 07/02/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 07/02/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 07/02/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 07/02/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 07/22/15


SC15-1275 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Civl Cases - Report No. 15-01 -PDF Download
 Petition with Appendices A-DPDF Download - filed 07/13/15
Publication NoticePDF Download -- issued 09/02/15


SC15-1279 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Civil Cases - Report No. 15-02 -PDF Download
 Petition with Appendices A-DPDF Download - filed 07/13/15
Publication NoticePDF Download -- issued 09/02/15


SC15-1513 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Probate Rules -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 08/19/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 08/19/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 08/19/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 08/19/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 08/19/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 08/19/15
Appendix FPDF Download - filed 08/19/15
Amended PetitionPDF Download - filed 08/20/15
Amended Appendix BPDF Download - filed 08/20/15
Amended Appendix CPDF Download - filed 08/20/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 12/18/15


SC15-1580 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules for Certification and Regulation of Spoken Language Court Interpreters -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 08/26/15
Index to AppendicesPDF Download - filed 08/26/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 08/26/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 08/26/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 08/26/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 08/26/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 08/26/15
Appendix FPDF Download - filed 08/26/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 10/07/15
Comments (Zidovec)PDF Download - filed 10/29/15
ResponsePDF Download - filed 12/10/15


SC15-1582 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules of Criminal Procedure and Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.140 -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Amended Appendix APDF Download - filed 09/10/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix FPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix GPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix HPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 10/09/15
Comments (Rains and McLaughlin)PDF Download - filed 12/04/15
Comments (Sixth Judicial Circuit)PDF Download - filed 12/07/15
Comments (Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers)PDF Download - filed 12/07/15
ResponsePDF Download - filed 03/28/16
Appendix APDF Download - filed 03/28/16
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 03/28/16
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 03/28/16
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 03/28/16


SC15-1594 In Re: Amendments to the Florida Rules of Judicial Administration -PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix FPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix GPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Appendix HPDF Download - filed 08/28/15
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 10/02/15
Comments (Eleventh Judicial Circuit Trial Court Administrator)PDF Download - filed 11/19/15
Comments (Florida Certified Court Interpreters:  Banrevy, Barreras, Abraham-Cawthorn, de la Mora, Romero, Soto, Vega, and Villalba)PDF Download - filed 11/30/15
ResponsePDF Download - filed 12/21/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 12/21/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 12/21/15
Supplemental Comments (Eleventh Judicial Circuit Trial Court Administrator)PDF Download - filed 08/09/16
Supplemental ResponsePDF Download - filed 09/09/16
Appendix APDF Download - filed 09/09/16
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 09/09/16


SC15-1717 In Re: Amendments to the Articles of Incorporation of The Florida Bar -PDF Download
 Petition with Exhibits 1-5PDF Download - filed 09/16/15


SC15-1867 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases - Report No. 2015-07PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 10/13/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 10/13/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 10/13/15


SC15-1872 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases - Report No. 2015-06PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 10/13/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 10/13/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 10/13/15


SC15-2296 In Re: Amendments to Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.140PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 12/15/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 12/15/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 12/15/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 12/15/15
Appendix DPDF Download - filed 12/15/15
Appendix EPDF Download - filed 12/15/15
Appendix FPDF Download - filed 12/15/15
Amended PetitionPDF Download - filed 12/16/15
Amended Appendix APDF Download - filed 12/16/15
Amended Appendix BPDF Download - filed 12/16/15
Amended Appendix CPDF Download - filed 12/16/15
Amended Appendix DPDF Download - filed 12/16/15
Amended Appendix EPDF Download - filed 12/16/15
Amended Appendix FPDF Download - filed 12/16/15
Comments (Florida Public Defender Association)PDF Download - filed 01/07/16
ResponsePDF Download - filed 01/28/16
Appendix APDF Download - filed 01/28/16
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 01/28/16
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 01/28/16
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 05/26/16
Publication NoticePDF Download - issued 07/01/16


SC15-2372 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases - Report No. 2015-08PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 12/29/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 12/29/15
Amended Appendix APDF Download - filed 01/06/16


SC15-2388 In Re: Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases - Report No. 2015-09PDF Download
 PetitionPDF Download - filed 12/30/15
Appendix APDF Download - filed 12/30/15
Appendix BPDF Download - filed 12/30/15
Appendix CPDF Download - filed 12/30/15