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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 17-1874



Judicial Administration; CP-55-AD-0000006-2017

[47 Pa.B. 7024]
[Saturday, November 18, 2017]


 And Now, October 27, 2017, the Court Orders that a Public Access Policy, Case Records of the Trial Courts, is adopted as a local rule of judicial administration as follows:

 The District Court Administrator shall do the following:

 1. File one (1) copy to the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts via email to

 2. File two (2) paper copies and one (1) electronic copy in a Microsoft Word format only to with the Legislative Reference Bureau for publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.

 3. Publish these Rules on the Snyder/Union County Court website at and

 4. Incorporation of the local rule into the set of local rules on and within thirty (30) days after the publication of the local rule in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.

 5. File one (1) copy of the local rule in the appropriate filing office for public inspection and copying.

 The Public Access Policy: Case Records of Trial Courts shall become effective on January 6, 2018.

By the Court

President Judge

17-JA-01. Public Access Policy: Case Records of the Trial Courts.

 All filings in the Court of Common Pleas of Snyder/Union County shall comply with the Public Access Policy of the Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania. Persons who file documents that contain confidential information as defined by the Policy shall use and file a Confidential Information Form (Section 7.0) provided by the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts in order to comply with the Policy. The form shall be available in each filing office as well as on each of the county's websites: and Additional forms including but not limited to the following:

 • Confidential Document Form

 • Abuse Victim Addendum

 • Request for Clerical Error Correction

 are available at

 Failure to comply with the requirements of the Public Access Policy may result in the matter being before the court for hearing or sanctions.

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 17-1874. Filed for public inspection November 17, 2017, 9:00 a.m.]

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