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Section/Rule:55.34
Subject: Rule 55 - Rules of Civil Procedure - Rules Governing Civil Procedure in the Circuit Courts - Pleadings and Motions Publication / Adopted Date:April 27, 1999
Topic:Remand of Case Removed to Federal CourtRevised / Effective Date:January 1, 2000


55.34. Remand of Case Removed to Federal Court

(a) If a case removed to federal court is remanded to a court of this state, the date of the remand order is deemed the date of service for determining when a pleading shall be filed or an action taken.

(b) Within thirty days after the date of the order of remand, the plaintiff shall file a list of all documents filed in the federal court that are to be made a part of the state court file and shall provide a copy of each such document to the court. Within forty days after the date of the order of remand, any other party shall file a list of any other documents filed in the federal court that are to be made a part of the state court file and shall provide a copy of each such document to the court.

(c) Any discovery that occurred in the federal court action is deemed to have occurred in the state court action.

(Adopted April 27, 1999, eff. Jan. 1, 2000.)