Supreme Court Rules
Rule 77 - Rules of Civil Procedure - Rules Governing Civil Procedure in the Circuit Courts - Costs
Publication / Adopted Date:
June 5, 1980
Plaintiff may Sue as a Poor Person - When
Revised / Effective Date:
January 1, 1981
77.03. Plaintiff may Sue as a Poor Person - When
If the plaintiff is a poor person, the court may permit the plaintiff to commence and prosecute the civil action without making a cost deposit or furnishing security for costs.
(Adopted June 5, 1980, eff. Jan. 1, 1981.)
COMMITTEE NOTE - 1981
This is substantially the same as that portion of prior Rule 77.04 preceding the first semi-colon.
The remainder of prior Rule 77.04 was deleted because it does not pertain to costs.