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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 17-2076



Amendment to Local Rule of Civil Procedure 4019*—Discovery Master; No. 17-00001

[47 Pa.B. 7560]
[Saturday, December 16, 2017]


And Now, this 30th day of November, 2017, the Court hereby Amends Montgomery County Local Rules of Civil Procedure 4019*—Discovery Master. This Amended Local Rule shall become effective 30 days after publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.

 The Court Administrator is directed to publish this Order once in the Montgomery County Law Reporter and in The Legal Intelligencer. In conformity with Pa.R.J.A. 103, one (1) certified copy of this Order shall be filed with the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts. Two (2) certified copies shall be distributed to the Legislative Reference Bureau for publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin. One (1) copy shall be filed with the Law Library of Montgomery County, and one (1) copy with each Judge of this Court. This Order shall also be published on the Court's website and incorporated into the complete set of the Court's Local Rules.

By the Court

President Judge

Rule 4019*. Discovery Master.

 In order to facilitate the prompt disposition of discovery motions, the Court adopts Local Rule of Civil Procedure 4019* implementing the ''Discovery Master Program'' as follows:

 (1) The Board of Judges shall appoint a designated number of members of the Bar [who shall have practiced civil law in Montgomery County for a minimum of 15 years] to serve as Discovery Masters, for an indeterminate term, without compensation, at the pleasure of the Court.

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[Pa.B. Doc. No. 17-2076. Filed for public inspection December 15, 2017, 9:00 a.m.]

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