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RE: Rule Amendments

Appellate Case Nos. 2013-002479, 2013-002681, and 2013-002682.


On January 15, 2014, the following orders were submitted to the General Assembly pursuant to Article V, § 4A of the South Carolina Constitution

(1) An order amending Rule 244 of the South Carolina Appellate Court Rules.

(2) An order amending Rules 11 and 77 of the South Carolina Rules of Civil Procedure.

(3) An order adding Rule 41.2 to the South Carolina Rules of Civil Procedure.

A copy of these orders is attached.  Since ninety days have passed since submission without rejection by the General Assembly, the amendments contained in the above orders are effective immediately.


s/Jean H. Toal                                  C.J.

s/Costa M. Pleicones                          J.

s/Donald W. Beatty                             J.

s/John W. Kittredge                             J.

s/Kaye G. Hearn                                  J.

Columbia, South Carolina
April 15, 2014