Pursuant to Article VI, Section 3, North Dakota Constitution and Section 44-05-01(7), the North Dakota Supreme Court promulgates the following administrative rule relating to officers authorized to administer oaths:
The following officers are authorized to administer oral oaths in recorded court proceedings:
1) Court Reporters;
2) Employees of the district court as designated by the district judge presiding at the proceeding;
3) Judicial Referees;
4) Magistrates; and
5) Employees of the clerk of district court.
Dated this 1st day of March, 1995.
Gerald W. VandeWalle, Chief Justice
Herbert L. Meschke, Justice
Beryl J. Levine, Justice
William A. Neumann, Justice
Dale V. Sandstrom, Justice
Colette M. Bruggman
Chief Deputy Clerk
[Adopted effective September 1, 1987; amended effective January 1, 1995; amended effective March 1, 1995]