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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 17-2159


Title 255—LOCAL


Rules of Judicial Administration: Public Access Policy; Administrative Order No. 19A of 2017

[47 Pa.B. 7833]
[Saturday, December 30, 2017]

Order of Court

And Now, this 13th day of December, 2017, Administrative Order 19 of 2017, entered by this Court on December 12, 2017, is vacated, to be replaced by the following Order.

It Is Hereby Ordered that the following rule be added to the Adams County Rules of Judicial Administration:

340. Public Access Policy: Case Records of the Trial Courts.

 Pursuant to Section 7.0 of the Public Access Policy of the Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania: Case Records of the Appellate and Trial Courts, persons who file documents that contain confidential information as defined by the Policy shall use and file a Confidential Information Form (CIF) in order to comply with the Policy. Parties are expressly prohibited from filing two versions of any document, i.e., a redacted version and an un-redacted version. The forms shall be available in each filing office as well as on the Public Records page of the UJS website at

It Is Further Directed that:

 a. One copy of this Order shall be forwarded to the Administrative Office of the Pennsylvania Courts via e-mail to;

 b. Upon notification from the AOPC that the local rule is not inconsistent with the policy, two (2) certified copies of this Order together with a computer diskette that complies with the requirement of 1 Pa. Code § 13.11(b), or other compliant format, containing the text of the local rule(s) adopted hereby shall be distributed to the Legislative Reference Bureau for publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin;

 c. A copy of the proposed local rule(s) shall be published on the 51st Judicial District website;

 d. This Order shall be filed in the Office of the Prothonotary of Adams County and a copy thereof shall be filed with the Adams County Clerk of Courts and the Adams County Law Library for inspection and copying;

 e. The effective date of the local rule(s) shall be January 6, 2018.

By the Court

President Judge

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 17-2159. Filed for public inspection December 29, 2017, 9:00 a.m.]

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