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SUPREME COURT OF NEW JERSEY

ORDER


Corrective Amendments to Rules 1:40 (a) (3) and 3:23-6

It is ORDERED that the attached corrective amendments to Rules 1:40-2(a)(3) and 3:23-6 of the Rules Governing the Courts of the State of New Jersey are hereby adopted to be effective immediately.

For the Court
/s/ Deborah T. Poritz
Chief Justice
Dated: November 8, 2000

1:40–2. Modes and Definitions of Complementary Dispute Resolution

Complementary Dispute Resolution Programs (CDR) conducted under judicial supervision in accordance with these rules, as well as guidelines and directives of the Supreme Court, and the persons who provide the services to these programs are as follows:

(a) "Adjudicative Processes" means and includes the following:

 (3) Summary Jury Trial: A process by which the parties present summaries of their respective positions to a panel of jurors, which may [my] then issue a non-binding advisory opinion as to liability, damages, or both.

Note: Adopted July 14, 1992 to be effective September 1, 1992; caption and text amended, paragraphs (a) through (d) deleted, new paragraphs (a) through (f) adopted July 5, 2000 to be effective September 5, 2000; corrective amendment to paragraph (a)(3) adopted November 8, 2000 to be effective immediately.

3:23–6. Transmittal of Recognizance or Cash Deposit

The judge or clerk of the court below shall transmit to the finance [financial] division manager's office any recognizance taken in accordance herewith or cash deposited in lieu of such recognizance.

Note: Source—R.R. 3:10–7. Amended July 13, 1994 to be effective September 1, 1994; amended July 5, 2000 to be effective September 5, 2000; corrective amendment adopted November 8, 2000 to be effective immediately.


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