If any party appears in court in a matter in which the laws of the Commonwealth or the rules of the Supreme Judicial Court establish a right to be represented by counsel, the judge shall follow the procedures established in G.L. c. 211D and in Supreme Judicial Court Rules 1:07 and 3:10.

As amended December 15, 1986, effective January 2, 1987, and December 14, 2011, effective January 2, 2012.

Reporter's Notes

(2012) Adds reference to SJC Rule 1:07.

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