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RCr 13.03 Review of trial dockets

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Criminal Procedure

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Criminal Procedure (Refs & Annos)
XIII Miscellaneous
Kentucky Rules of Criminal Procedure (RCr) Rule 13.03
RCr 13.03 Review of trial dockets
At least once each year trial courts shall review all pending criminal actions on their dockets. Notice shall be given to each attorney of record of every case in which no pretrial step has been taken within the last year, that the case will be dismissed in thirty days for want of prosecution except for good cause shown. The court shall enter an order dismissing without prejudice each case in which no answer or an insufficient answer to the notice is made. This rule shall not apply to cases where the trial court has issued an arrest warrant based on the defendant's failure to appear in the case.


HISTORY: Adopted by Order 2004-5, eff. 1-1-05
Rules Crim. Proc., Rule 13.03, KY ST RCRP Rule 13.03
Current with amendments received through June 1, 2023. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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