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NOTICE TO THE BAR

SUPREME COURT OF NEW JERSEY

In response to the fiscal crisis facing the state, and consistent with the temporary layoff plan for Judiciary staff as approved by the Civil Service Commission, IT IS ORDERED that on May 22, 2009 and June 29, 2009, the Supreme Court, the Appellate Division, the Superior Courts, the Tax Court, and all supporting operations of the state courts, including the Administrative Office of the Courts, shall be closed except for emergent matters; this Order shall not apply to the Municipal Courts; and

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that those two dates on which the courts will be closed, in the computation of time periods under the Rules of Court and any statutes of limitation, shall be deemed the same as a legal holiday, with the time periods and statutes of limitations tolled for state court matters.


Stuart Rabner
Chief Justice


Dated:  May 14, 2009

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