RULE 1-101. APPLICABILITY
West's Annotated Code of MarylandMaryland RulesEffective: April 1, 2022
Effective: April 1, 2022
MD Rules, Rule 1-101
RULE 1-101. APPLICABILITY
(d) Title 4. Title 4 applies to criminal matters; post conviction procedures; and expungement of records in the District Court and the circuit courts, including records of civil offenses or infractions, except juvenile offenses, under a State or local law enacted as a substitute for a criminal charge.
(i) Title 9. Title 9 applies to proceedings under Code, Family Law Article, Title 5, Subtitle 3, Parts III and IV (Adoption without Prior Termination of Parental Rights and Adoption after Termination of Parental Rights); proceedings under Code, Family Law Article, Title 5, Subtitles 3A (Private Agency Guardianship and Adoption), and 3B (Independent Adoption); proceedings for termination of parental rights under Code, Family Law Article, Title 5, Subtitle 14; proceedings relating to divorce, annulment, alimony, child support, and child custody and visitation; and proceedings under Code, Family Law Article, Title 4, Subtitle 5 (Domestic Violence).
(k) Title 11. Title 11 applies to juvenile causes and expungement of juvenile records under Code, Courts Article, Title 3, Subtitles 8, 8A, and 8C; public agency guardianships under Code, Family Law Article, Title 5, Subtitle 3, Part II; and criminal proceedings against an adult under Code, Courts Article, §§ 3-828 and 3-8A-30 and Code, Education Article, § 7-301.
(o) Title 15. Title 15 applies to special proceedings relating to arbitration, catastrophic health emergencies, contempt, coram nobis, habeas corpus, health claims arbitration, injunctions, judicial releases of individuals confined for mental disorders, mandamus, the Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund, name changes, structured settlement transfers, and wrongful death.
(q) Title 17. Title 17 applies to alternative dispute resolution proceedings in civil actions in the District Court, a circuit court, an orphans' court, and the Court of Special Appeals, except for actions or orders to enforce a contractual agreement to submit a dispute to alternative dispute resolution. Title 17 also applies to collaborative law processes under the Maryland Uniform Collaborative Law Act.
(t) Title 20. Title 20 applies to electronic filing and case management in the trial and appellate courts of this State as specified in Rule 20-102. Where practicable, Rules 20-101 (e), 20-101 (g), 20-101 (u), and 20-107 may be applied to the signature of a judge, judicial officer, judicial appointee, or court clerk in proceedings in a county that is not an MDEC County to the same extent they apply in an MDEC County, and Rules 20-403 through 20-406 may be applied in appeals and other proceedings in the Court of Appeals and Court of Special Appeals arising out of a court that is a non-MDEC court to the same extent they apply in matters arising out of a court in an MDEC County.
[Adopted April 6, 1984, eff. July 1, 1984. Amended March 30, 1993, eff. July 1, 1993; Dec. 15, 1993, eff. July 1, 1994; June 5, 1996, eff. Jan. 1, 1997; Nov. 1, 2001, eff. Jan. 1, 2002; Jan. 8, 2002, eff. Feb. 1, 2002; April 5, 2005, eff. July 1, 2005; June 4, 2007, eff. July 1, 2007; Dec. 4, 2007, eff. Jan. 1, 2008; May 1, 2013, eff. July 1, 2013; Oct. 17, 2013, eff. Jan. 1, 2014; March 2, 2015, eff. July 1, 2015; Dec. 7, 2015, eff. Jan. 1, 2016; June 1, 2016, eff. July 1, 2016; Dec. 13, 2016, eff. Apr. 1, 2017; April 9, 2018, eff. July 1, 2018; Dec. 4, 2018, eff. Jan. 1, 2019; June 17, 2020, eff. July 1, 2020; Nov. 9, 2021, eff. Jan. 1, 2022; Feb. 9, 2022, eff. April 1, 2022.]
MD Rules, Rule 1-101, MD R GEN Rule 1-101
Current with amendments received through May 15, 2022. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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