Proposed ORAP Amendments Open for Comment Until Aug 15

The comment period is now closed.

The Supreme Court and Court of Appeals propose to adopt permanent amendments to the Oregon Rules of Appellate Procedure and appendices.  The proposed amendments can be viewed at:

The proposed amendments have been drafted by the ORAP Committee, which was created by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court and the Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals.  The committee’s draft proposals have been published for comment.  After the committee has reviewed the comments, the committee will prepare final proposals that will be submitted to the appellate courts for their consideration.  Those amendments adopted by the courts will become effective January 1, 2019.

Anyone may submit comments on the proposed amendments.  Comments must be submitted by Wednesday, August 15, 2018, to:

Stephen P. Armitage
Supreme Court Staff Attorney and ORAP Editor
[email protected]