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Supreme Court Establishes Deadline for Submitting Comments on Proposed Amendments Related to Submission of Confidential Information

Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014

The eCourt Steering Committee has recommended amendments to the Minnesota Rules of Civil Procedure and the General Rules of Practice for the District Courts related to the submission of confidential information in pleadings or other documents filed with the district courts. Specifically, the proposed amendments address the confidentiality of restricted identifiers (i.e., social security numbers) and financial documents (i.e., financial account statements). The proposed amendments to the rules are attached to this order. The court will consider the proposed amendments after soliciting and reviewing comments on the proposal. 

Any individual wishing to provide written comments in support of or in opposition to the proposed amendments shall file an original and one copy of those comments with AnnMarie O’Neill, Clerk of the Appellate Courts, 25 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., St. Paul, MN, 55155, no later than May 31, 2014.

Read the Supreme Court order, the proposed amendments, and the report to the committee