TO: Joint Procedure Committee
FROM: Mike Hagburg
DATE: September 12, 2012
RE: Rule 1001, N.D.R.Ev., Definitions
Form and style amendments to Rule 1001 consistent with the 2011 federal amendments are proposed. The amendments are not intended to change any result in any ruling on evidence admissibility.
Most of the lengthy explanatory note is retained, with updates proposed by staff to reflect new electronic and digital technology.
The proposed amendments are attached.