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CR 72.02 When and how taken

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Civil ProcedureEffective: March 1, 2020

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Civil Procedure
IX Appeals
CR 72. Appeals from District Courts (Refs & Annos)
Effective: March 1, 2020
Kentucky Rules of Civil Procedure (CR) Rule 72.02
CR 72.02 When and how taken
(1) Appeals from the district court to the circuit court in civil cases shall be taken by filing a notice of appeal in the district court and paying the required filing fee.
(2) Two or more persons entitled to appeal may file a joint notice of appeal, or may later join in appeal, if practicable, after filing separate notices of appeal and they shall thereafter proceed as a single appellant.
(3) Rules 73.02, 73.03 and 74 are applicable to appeals from the district court to the circuit court except when otherwise provided in statutes creating special remedies, including but not limited to:
Time to File Notice of Appeal
Small Claims Statute
KRS 24A.340
10 days;
Paternity Statute
KRS 406.051
60 days;
Forcible Entry and
Detainer Statute
KRS 383.255
7 days.


HISTORY: Amended by Order 2004-5, eff. 1-1-05; prior amendment eff. 11-15-91 (Order 91-2); adopted eff. 1-1-78
Rules Civ. Proc., Rule 72.02, KY ST RCP Rule 72.02
Current with amendments received through August 1, 2020.
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