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RULE 2-301. FORM OF ACTION

West's Annotated Code of MarylandMaryland Rules

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Maryland Rules
Title 2. Civil Procedure--Circuit Court
Chapter 300. Pleadings and Motions
MD Rules, Rule 2-301
RULE 2-301. FORM OF ACTION
There shall be one form of action known as “civil action.”
Committee note: The effect of this Rule is to eliminate distinctions between law and equity for purposes of pleadings, parties, court sittings, and dockets. It does not affect the right to jury trial.
Source: This Rule is new and is derived from the 1937 version of Fed. R. Civ. P. 2.

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[Adopted April 6, 1984, eff. July 1, 1984. Amended Nov. 12, 2003, eff. Jan. 1, 2004.]

Editors' Notes

HISTORICAL NOTES
2003 Orders
The November 12, 2003, order amended the source note.
MD Rules, Rule 2-301, MD R RCP CIR CT Rule 2-301
Current with amendments received through September 1, 2017
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