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2016 California Rules of Court

Rule 3.1302. Place and manner of filing

(a) Papers filed in clerk's office

Unless otherwise provided by local rule or specified in a court's protocol for electronic filing, all papers relating to a law and motion proceeding must be filed in the clerk's office.

(Subd (a) amended effective January 1, 2016; previously amended effective January 1, 2007.)

(b) Requirements for lodged material

Material lodged physically with the clerk must be accompanied by an addressed envelope with sufficient postage for mailing the material. Material lodged electronically must clearly specify the electronic address to which the materials may be returned. After determination of the matter, the clerk may mail or send the material back to the party lodging it.

(Subd (b) amended effective January 1, 2016; previously amended effective January 1, 2007.)

Rule 3.1302 amended effective January 1, 2016; adopted as rule 319 effective January 1, 1984; previously amended and renumbered as rule 3.1302 effective January 1, 2007.

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