Rules of civil procedure for the courts of the Republic of Palau

Publisher: Supreme Court of Republic of Palau in Palau

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statementpromulgated by the Palau Supreme Court
LC ClassificationsKWG353 .A33 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination81 p. ;
Number of Pages81
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25106290M
LC Control Number2002489349

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About Court Rules. Rules of the Superior Courts and Circuit Court are presented in consolidated format. District Court rules will be similarly presented in the near future. Where a statutory instrument inserts a new order into the Rules, the new order is included in the Index of Rules. For Oct. 1, , as the date the Compact of Free Association with the Republic of Palau enters into effect, referred to in par. (3), see Proc. No. , Sept. 27, , 59 F.R. , set out as a note under section of Ti Territories and Insular Possessions. SUPREME COURT OF THE REPUBLIC OF PALAU APPELLATE DIVISION KOROR STATE PUBLIC LANDS AUTHORITY, Appellant, v. JOHNSON TORIBIONG and VALERIA TORIBIONG, Appellees. Cite as: Palau 12 Civil Appeal No. Appeal from LC/B Nos. 14 . Obligations of persons arriving in or departing from the Republic of Palau Unauthorized presence in certain Customs controlled areas 1. PURPOSE AND SCOPE Purpose. These rules and regulations establish policies and procedures to implement and provide uniform enforcement of the Customs laws of the Republic of.

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These rules govern procedure in all suits of a civil nature whether cognizable as cases at law or in equity in the Republic of Palau Supreme Court Trial Division, National Court, and in the Court of Common Pleas to the extent that they are not inconsistent with the Small Claims Rules promulgated on March 3,or as subsequently amended, and in admiralty to the extent they are not inconsistent with the Admiralty Rules.

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follow the format of the Rules of Criminal Procedure for the United States District Courts [hereinafter, “the Federal Rules”]. Where appropriate, these rules adopt language similar to Federal Rules. No changes to this rule have been made from the last version of the Rules of Criminal Procedure for the Republic of Palau, implemented in   This Guide to Law Online Palau contains a selection of Palauan legal, juridical, and governmental sources accessible through the Internet.

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