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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 11-2048



Promulgation of Local Rules; No. 1989 CV 1793

[41 Pa.B. 6379]
[Saturday, December 3, 2011]


And Now, this 18th day of November, 2011, Dauphin County Local Rule 1901.3 is promulgated as follows:

Rule 1901.3. Protection from Abuse Filings.

 (a) All attorneys who represent a client in Protection from Abuse matters shall be registered with the Protection From Abuse Database (PFAD) system.

 (b) All petitions and motions shall be generated by the PFAD system and subsequently filed with the Prothonotary.

 (c) Attorneys who have been directed by the Court to prepare orders shall generate such orders on the PFAD system and present them to the Court for review and signature and entry into the PFAD system no later than twenty-four (24) hours after the hearing. Failure to do so may give rise to sanctions. The definition of order as used in this local rule shall include, inter alia, final orders, continuance orders and orders extending the temporary order.

 This rule shall be effective upon thirty (30) days after publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.

By the Court

President Judge

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 11-2048. Filed for public inspection December 2, 2011, 9:00 a.m.]

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