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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 00-1315



Adoption of Local Rule NCV-208-Continuances; Misc. Doc. No. 00-97

[30 Pa.B. 3920]


   And Now, this 24th day of July 2000, the Court hereby adopts the following Northumberland County Rule of Civil Procedure, to be effective thirty (30) days after the date of publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.

   It is further ordered that the District Court Administrator shall file seven (7) certified copies of this Rule with the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts, two (2) certified copies to the Legislative Reference Bureau for publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin, one (1) certified copy to the Civil Rules Committee and one (1) copy to the Northumberland County Legal Journal for publication in the Northumberland County Legal Journal.

   It is further ordered that this local rule shall be kept continuously available for public inspection and copying in the Prothonotary's office.

By the Court

President Judge


   NOW COMES ______ , (by and through (his) (her) (its) attorney,
                        (Name of party)
______ ,) and moves for a continuance as follows:
(Name of Attorney)

   1.  The above captioned matter is scheduled for


            (Nature of proceeding, i.e., argument, hearing, arraignment, etc.)
on the _____ day of ______ , 2 _____ , at _____ .m., before

_________________ .
(Name of judge, master, etc.)

   2.  The moving party for said proceeding is
_______________________________________________ .
(Name of party whose claim is to be heard)

   3.  The opposing parties are:
______ represented by: ______
______ represented by: ______
______ represented by: ______
______ represented by: ______

   4.  The proceeding was scheduled by ______ dated
                                                      (Order or notice)
______ .

   5.  The proceeding (has) (has not) been previously continued ( ______ time(s)). (The moving party has obtained a continuance ______ time(s)).

   6.  A continuance is requested because ______________________________(If a continuance is requested because of a conflicting court matter, state: the name of the case; the court; the nature of the scheduled proceeding; the date, time and expected duration of the conflicting proceeding; the date of the order or notice scheduling the conflicting proceeding.)

   7.  ____  The following parties have been notified of this request and have no objection:
____  The following parties have not been notified of this request:

   Efforts to notify the opposing party include:
___________________________________________________________________ .

   ____  The following parties objected to the continuance for the reason stated herein: ______________________________

   8.  I hereby certify that if a continuance is granted, the party moving for the continuance will be provided a copy of this motion forthwith and I will notify all witnesses who would be appearing at my request.

   9.  I specifically request a continuance
____ of not less than ______
____ of not more than ______ (or)
____ to the next available date.

Respectfully submitted,   


   AND NOW, this _____ day of ______ , 2 _____ , upon consideration of the attached motion of
______ requesting a continuance:
     (Moving party)
____ the motion is denied.
____ the motion is granted and the matter scheduled for
______ at ______ ____ .m. before
(Date)                                    (Time)
______ is hereby continued until
(Name of judge, master, etc.)
______ at ______ ____ .m.
(Date)                     (Time)

   The moving party shall promptly notify all interested parties of this order.

Judge--Master--Hearing Officer

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 00-1315. Filed for public inspection August 4, 2000, 9:00 a.m.]

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