Supreme Court rules

Notice of hearings

The court notices and holds a public hearing on a petition for the creation or amendment of rules governing pleading, practice and procedure in judicial proceedings in all courts, provided that the court deems the petition to have arguable merit. The court also holds a public hearing on a petition for amendment of the Supreme Court Rules except, in the court's discretion, when the petition concerns ministerial or otherwise nonsubstantive matters or when exigent circumstances exist.

Date of issue Rule petition number Description View notice
August 10, 2015 15-02 Public Hearing in In the Matter of the Amendment of Rules of Appellate Procedure, Wis. Stat. 809.01, 809.105, 809.11, and 809.15 - Tuesday, October 13, 2015, at 9:30 a.m., Supreme Court Room, State Capitol, Madison. PDF
July 7, 2015 14-06 In the Matter of the Petition To Amend Supreme Court Rules 22.001(2), 22.02(6)(c), 22.03(1), 22.25(3), and 22.25(4) (Monday, September 21, 2015, at 9:00 a.m., Supreme Court Room, State Capitol, Madison). PDF
July 7, 2015 15-01 In the Matter of the Review of the Office of Lawyer Regulation (15-01) filed 02/06/15 by Chief Justice Shirley S. Abrahamson. (Monday, September 21, 2015, at 9:00 a.m., Supreme Court Room, State Capitol, Madison). PDF