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SCR 2.042 Conditional admission, restoration and reinstatement

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of the Supreme Court

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of the Supreme Court
II Admission of Persons to Practice Law (Refs & Annos)
Rules of the Supreme Court (SCR), Rule 2.042
SCR 2.042 Conditional admission, restoration and reinstatement
(1) As a part of its certification process for all applicants, including applicants for restoration or reinstatement under SCR 3.500 or 3.510, the Character and Fitness Committee may require that an applicant enter into an agreement as a condition of his/her admission to the Bar. The conditions of admission, as determined by the Character and Fitness Committee, shall be set forth in a written agreement with specific terms and conditions. These terms and conditions shall be monitored by the Committee or its agents or designees.
(2) Upon failure to comply with the terms and conditions of the agreement, the Committee may:
(a) extend the term and impose additional condition(s).
(b) recommend to the Court revocation of the license to practice law.
(3) Additionally, in the event of failure to comply with the conditions of the agreement, or other conditions imposed by the Court upon admission, restoration or reinstatement, the Office of Bar Counsel may:
(a) request that the Court extend the term and impose additional condition(s).
(b) recommend to the Court revocation of the license to practice law.
(4) All information relating to conditional admission of an applicant or an attorney shall remain confidential in accordance with SCR 2.008.
(5) Any member whose license is revoked by the Court for failure to comply with the terms of a conditional admission agreement shall be deemed to have been subject to a disciplinary action and restoration or reinstatement shall be subject to the rules set forth in SCR 3.510.

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HISTORY: Amended by Order 2006-09, eff. 1-1-07; prior amendments eff. 1-1-04 (Order 2003-4), 1-1-02 (Order 2001-2), 2-1-00 (Order 99-1); adopted by Order 96-1, eff. 1-1-97
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 2.042, KY ST S CT Rule 2.042
Current with amendments received through August 1, 2020.
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