The Tennessee General Assembly has approved changes to the rules of civil, appellate, and criminal procedure. The new rule changes are effective on July 1, 2022.
The rule changes are reflected in the following sections from BirdDog Law‘s rule books:
So as not to cause confusion, BirdDog Law will update the modified rules on July 1, 2022. In the meantime, the links above will show you the proposed changes.
BirdDog Law provides free copies of the rules of procedure (and much, much more) to Tennessee lawyers and paralegals. The rules are available 24/7 on your desktop, notebook, or mobile device. The rules are easy to navigate and are fully searchable.