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231 Pa. Code Rule 1703. Commencement of Action. Assignment to a Judge.

Rule 1703. Commencement of Action. Assignment to a Judge.

 (a)  A class action shall be commenced only by the filing of a complaint with the prothonotary.

 (b)  Upon the filing of the complaint the action shall be assigned forthwith to a judge who shall be in charge of it for all purposes.


   The provisions of this Rule 1703 adopted June 30, 1977, effective September 1, 1977, 7 Pa.B. 1956.

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