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Current Rules

The Uniform Trial Court Rules (UTCR) are statewide rules that apply in each of Oregon’s 36 circuit courts. The UTCR promote the just, speedy and inexpensive resolution of cases, the efficient use of court resources and a uniform, consistent practice across the state.  

Request for Public Comment on Proposed Changes and Out-of-Cycle Amendments to the UTCR

NOTICE SEEKING PUBLIC COMMENT ON PROPOSED UTCR CHANGES FOR 2023:
To review the proposed changes, out-of-cycle amendments, and the process for submitting public comment, click here.

PUBLIC NOTICE OF CORRECTION:
To review the December 16, 2022, Public Notice of Correction, click here.

Public comment will be accepted until 12:00 p.m. on March 3, 2023.

Interim Chief Justice Orders (CJO) and Supreme Court Orders (SCO) for Rules Amended Out-of-Cycle

Current Uniform Trial Court Rules

Rules are effective August 1 each year unless specifically adopted “out-of-cycle."

Future Rules

Rules are effective August 1 each year unless specifically adopted “out-of-cycle,” and will be posted here no less than 49 days prior to that effective date.