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Rule 16. Immunity

Effective Date: 8/1/2001

Communications to the Board, its committees, secretary or staff relating to an applicant's admissionto the bar or character and fitness to practice law, as well as testimony given in a formal proceeding, are absolutely privileged, and no civil proceeding predicated thereon may be instituted against any person providing information to the Board. Members of the Board, the Board's committees, secretary and staff are absolutely immune in any civil proceeding for all conduct in the course of their official duties.

[Amended effective March 1,1999; August 1, 2001.]

Effective Date Obsolete Date
08/01/2001 View
03/01/1999 08/01/2001 View
01/01/1999 03/01/1999 View