Supreme Court Rules
Rule 54 - Rules of Civil Procedure - Rules Governing Civil Procedure in the Circuit Courts - Issuance and Service of Summons and Other Process
Publication / Adopted Date:
January 19, 1973
Personal Service Outside the State
Revised / Effective Date:
January 1, 1994
54.14. Personal Service Outside the State
(a) By Whom Made.
Personal service outside the state shall be made:
(1) By a person authorized by law to serve process in civil actions within the state or territory where such service is made, or by the deputy of a person so authorized;
(2) By a person appointed by the court in which the action is pending.
(b) Upon Whom.
The service of process shall be made as provided in
Acknowledgment of service by mail may be made as provided in
(Adopted Jan. 19, 1973, eff. Sept. 1, 1973. Amended June 1, 1993, eff. Jan. 1, 1994.)