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South Carolina
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The Supreme Court of South Carolina

Re: Rule Amendments

Appellate Case Nos. 2014-000335, 2014-002183, and 2014-002391


On January 29, 2015, the following orders were submitted to the General Assembly pursuant to Article V, ยง 4A of the South Carolina Constitution.

(1) An order amending Rule 45(b)(1) of the South Carolina Rules of Civil Procedure.

(2) An order amending Rules 16 and 19 of the South Carolina Rules of Magistrates Court.

(3) An order amending Rule 4(d)(2) of the South Carolina Court-Annexed Alternative Dispute Resolution Rules.

Since ninety days have passed since submission without rejection by the General Assembly, the amendments contained in the above orders are effective immediately.

s/Jean H. Toal                                  C.J.

s/Costa M. Pleicones                          J.

s/Donald W. Beatty                             J.

s/John W. Kittredge                             J.

s/Kaye G. Hearn                                  J.

Columbia, South Carolina
April 29, 2015