RITZVILLE DISTRICT COURT RULES These Local Rules have been adopted under the provisions of General Rule 7 promulgated by the Washington State Supreme Court. The numbering used in these Local Rules conforms to the numbering system and format of the Superior Court Criminal Rules (CrR), Civil Rules for Courts of Limited Jurisdiction (CRLJ), and Infraction Rules for Courts of Limited Jurisdiction (IRLJ), which are in effect as of the adoption of these Local Rules. Table of Rules I. Administrative Rules for Courts of Limited Jurisdiction 1. Scope of Rules 2. Advisory Rules Committee 3. Miscellaneous Provisions 9. Confidential Records and Information II. General Rules for Courts of Limited Jurisdiction 1. Designation 2. Hours of Operation 3. Form of Pleading 4. Instructions to Jury 5. Cost of Jury 6. Judge's Copy 7. Schedule of Fees 8. Court's Motion 9. Enumerated Powers 10. Cell phones, Pagers, and Other Devices 11. Courtroom Safety 12. Collection Agency III. Civil Rules for Courts of Limited Jurisdiction 3. Commencement of Action 16. Civil Jury Pre-Trial Procedure 26. Discovery 38. Jury Trial 39. Admissibility of Certain Documents at Trial 40. Continuance 41. Dismissal 54. Judgment and Costs 55. Default and Judgment 87. Name Changes IV. Criminal Rules for Courts of Limited Jurisdiction 3.1 Right to and Assignment of Lawyer 3.2 Release of Accused 3.4 Presence of Defendant 3.5-3.6 Evidence Suppression Procedure/Confession Suppression Procedure 4.2 Pleas and Pre-Trial Disposition 4.5 Jury Pre-Trial Procedure 4.8 Subpoenas 6.13 Evidence 7.2 Sentencing 8.2 Motions V. Infraction Rules for Courts of Limited Jurisdiction 2.4 Response to Notice 2.6 Infraction Pre-Hearing Conference 3.1 Contested Hearings-Preliminary Proceedings 3.3 Procedure at Contested Hearing 3.5 Hearings via Mail 4.2 Failure to Pay for Traffic Infraction 6.2 Monetary Penalty Schedule for Infractions 6.6 Speed Measuring Device: Design and Construction Certification VI. Rules for Appeal of Decisions of Courts of Limited Jurisdiction VII. Courtroom Practice and Decorum for Courts of Limited Jurisdiction Forms Summons Motion, Certification, Order and Judgment for Default Agreement to Proceed by Video Conference Statement of Defendant on Plea of Guilty Petition for Deferred Prosecution (DPPF) Deferred Prosecution Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Order Waiver of Pre-Hearing Declaration
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