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SCR 2.020 Board of Bar Examiners

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of the Supreme CourtEffective: September 1, 2020

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of the Supreme Court
II Admission of Persons to Practice Law (Refs & Annos)
Effective: September 1, 2020
Rules of the Supreme Court (SCR), Rule 2.020
SCR 2.020 Board of Bar Examiners
(1) There is hereby created a Board of Bar Examiners known and designated as Kentucky Board of Bar Examiners, hereinafter referred to as “Board”.
(2) The Board shall be composed of seven (7) attorneys appointed by the Supreme Court of Kentucky for terms of three years, the members to serve until the expirations of their terms and until their successors are appointed. The Supreme Court of Kentucky shall appoint the Chair of the Board, and the Board shall select from its membership a secretary.
(3) The Board is charged with the responsibility of administering the bar examination to qualified applicants for admission to the bar of the Commonwealth and developing and administering the Kentucky Law Component.


HISTORY: Amended by Order 2020-60, eff. 9-1-20; prior amendments eff. 1-1-02 (Order 2001-2), 2-1-00 (Order 99-1), 1-1-97 (Order 96-1), 9-1-93, 8-1-92, 1-15-88, 1-1-88, 7-1-87, 4-15-86, 2-24-86, 7-5-85, 7-1-81, 1-1-78, 9-24-75, 3-6-74, 3-10-73
Note: Former Rules of Appellate Procedure (RAP) were amended and redesignated as Rules of the Supreme Court (SCR) by Order of the Supreme Court effective January 1, 1978. Prior Rules of the Court of Appeals (RCA) had been redesignated as Rules of Appellate Procedure effective March 12, 1976.
Sup. Ct. Rules, Rule 2.020, KY ST S CT Rule 2.020
Current with amendments received through June 1, 2024. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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