Open for Comments: Local Rule Change

Consistent with the requirements of Government Code section 68071 and the California Rules of Court, Rule 10.613, the Contra Costa Superior Court is circulating proposed changes to the Local Court Rules.

The Court invites public comment regarding the proposed revisions to Local Court Rules that, if adopted, will become effective January 1, 2014. The public comment period is from July 19, 2013 through September 9, 2013. A copy of the draft Local Court Rules accompanies this press release, and is available on the court’s website: and in the civil clerk’s offices in all court locations.

Comments may be submitted as follows:


Mail: Public Information Officer
P.O. Box 911
Martinez, CA 94553

The Court will review and consider all public comment, and adopt a final set of Local Court Rules effective January 1, 2014.