Supreme Court rules

Rule-making process

The Supreme Court has rule making authority under Wis. Stat. § 751.12 and under its administrative authority over all courts conferred by Article VII, §3 of the Wisconsin Constitution. The court has adopted internal operating procedures that govern the rule-making process. Wisconsin Supreme Court Internal Operating Procedures, III Adobe PDF.

In June 2010 the Wisconsin Supreme Court created an advisory committee to review and provide recommendations on the Supreme Court's rule making process.
Wisconsin Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Rule Procedures Report and Recommendations Adobe PDF
Wisconsin Supreme Court Addendum to Proposed Rules in Appendix A of Committee Report Adobe PDF