Also available: ebook and PDF version of rules effective September 6, 2016 pdf format of Trial Court Rule XIII
 

  • Rule 1: Commencement of Proceedings
  • Rule 2: Review of Petition
  • Rule 3: Issuance of Warrant or Summons; Execution of Warrant
  • Rule 4: Appointment of Counsel
  • Rule 5: Order for Examination
  • Rule 6: Conduct of the Hearing; Standard of Proof
  • Rule 7: Evidence
  • Rule 8: Findings and Issuance of Commitment Order
  • Rule 9: Security of Respondent
  • Rule 10: Proceedings When a Respondent Appears Before a Court Other than the Court that Issued the Warrant or Summons
  • Rule 11: Appeal