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Hawai‘i Rules of Court Amendments

The following orders of amendment have not yet been incorporated into the Hawai‘i Rules of Court made available on the Hawai‘i Judiciary’s web site. Links to the full-text documents posted since 2003 are available in Hypertext Markup Language (htm) and Adobe Portable Document Format (pdf). Orders are removed when the amendments are consolidated into the Rules. An archive of orders of amendment is available electronically from 2005. For orders prior to 2005, hard copy versions are available at the Supreme Court Law Library.

Last Updated: March 30, 2021

Title Filed Effective

Order Amending Rules 3, 4, 12 and 12.1 and Adding New Rules 12.1, 12.2, 12.3, and 15.1 of the Rules of the Circuit Courts.

10/08/2020

07/01/2021 (See Order Filed 03/30/2021)

Order Amending Rules 16, 16.1, 26, and 29 and Adding New Rule 16.1 of the Hawai‘i Rules of Civil Procedure

10/08/2020 07/01/2021 (See Order Filed 03/30/2021)
Order Adopting Rule 23 of the Rules of the Supreme Court of the State of Hawai‘i 01/07/2021 01/07/2021

Order Adopting [New] Rule 32 of the Disciplinary Board’s Rules

01/29/2021 03/01/2021

Order Amending Form K and Adopting Form L of the Hawai‘i Rules of Penal Procedure

 

02/03/2021 02/03/2021

Order Amending Rule 2.22 (a)(7)(B) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of the State of Hawai‘i 

 

02/04/2021 02/04/2021

Order Regarding the District Court of the Second Circuit’s Use of Form

 

03/18/2021 03/18/2021

Second Order Extending the Effective Date of the October 8, 2020 Order Amending the Rules of the Circuit Courts of the State of Hawai‘i

 

03/30/2021 01/01/2022

Second Order Extending the Effective Date of the October 8, 2020 Order Amending the Hawai‘i Rules of Civil Procedure 

 

03/30/2021 01/01/2022