ADKT 0599: In the Matter of Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 51.5; and Addendum 2; and Rule Regulating Admission to the Practice of Law and Instructions

ADKT 0599: In the Matter of Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 51.5; and Addendum 2; and Rule Regulating Admission to the Practice of Law and Instructions

On July 1, 2022, the Board of Bar Examiners filed a petition requesting the Supreme Court consider amendments to Supreme Court Rule (SCR) 51.1 and Addendum 2 related to certification of functional equivalency. On July 7, 2022, an order was filed scheduling public hearing on September 7, 2022, at 3:00 p.m. The public hearing is rescheduled for October 6, 2022, at 3:00 p.m.  On August 31, 2022, this court entered an order changing the location of the public hearing in this matter on October 6, 2022.  The scheduling order is revised as follows:  The Supreme Court will conduct a public hearing on the petition on October 6, 2022, at 3:00 p.m. in the Nevada Supreme Court Courtroom, 201 South Carson Street, Carson City, Nevada. The hearing will be videoconferenced to the Nevada Supreme Court Courtroom, 408 East Clark Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada.  An order filed on August 31, 2022, explains how to participate in the hearing.