Amendments 2019

Amendment No. 1 of 2019

Amendment No. 1 of 2019 of the Practice Directions contains amendments to Part II, Part VII and Part XXII and Appendix A of the Supreme Court Practice Directions. These amendments will take effect on 15 March 2019 and are summarised below:

  1. amendments to paragraph 20 on Interpreters and translation;
  2. amendments to paragraph 22 on Use of electronic and other devices;
  3. amendments to paragraph 27 on Request and other correspondence;
  4. amendments to paragraph 64 on Waiting time for the hearing of matters;
  5. amendments to paragraph 154 on Information to be provided in cause papers and documents that are filed in the Legal Registry of the Supreme Court;
  6. amendments to Form 2 (Request for Interpretation Services) under Appendix A.

The amendments will take effect on 15 March 2019 and will be reflected at https://epd.supremecourt.gov.sg/ from 15 March 2019.

Please find attached a document reflecting the marked-up amendments to the Practice Directions:

Supreme Court Practice Directions Amendment No. 1 of 2019

Amendment No. 2 of 2019

Amendment No. 2 of 2019 of the Practice Directions contains amendments to Part I and Appendix H of the Supreme Court Practice Directions. The amendments are summarised below:

a) amendments to paragraph 7A on Business of the Registry;

b) amendments to Appendix H, which sets out the names of the Registrar, Deputy Registrar, Divisional and Deputy Divisional Registrars, and Senior Assistant Registrars.        

2          The amendments will take effect on 15 April 2019.

3          Please find attached a document reflecting the marked-up amendments to the Practice Directions:

Supreme Court Practice Amendment No. 2 of 2019

Amendment No. 3 of 2019

 Amendment No. 3 of 2019 contains amendments to Part XI and Part XIV of the Supreme Court Practice Directions. The amendments are summarised below:

  1. amendments to paragraph 90 on Skeletal arguments for appeals before the High Court, Court of Appeal and Court of 3 Judges; and
  2. amendments to paragraph 118 on Timelines for filing.

The amendments will be reflected at https://epd.supremecourt.gov.sg/ from 27 May 2019.

Please find below a document reflecting the marked-up amendments to the Practice Directions:

Supreme Court Practice Directions Amendment No. 3 of 2019 

 

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