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Title I: General Provisions

01 Pleadings and Motions
02 Assignment of Judge and Consolidation of Cases
02.1 
Administrative Judge and Unavailability if Assigned Judge
02.2 
Scheduling of Case

03 
Advancing and Passing of Cases 
04 
Nonappearance of a Party on Trial or Hearing Date: Failure to be Prepared for Trial 
05 Concurrent Jurisdiction with Other Courts 
06 Communications with Judges and Magistrates
07 Attorney of Record
08
Child Support Schedule; Enforcement; Medical and Dental Expenses
09 Court Reporters
10 Property Division Guidelines [Repealed]

Title II: Pre-trial and Case Management Procedures: Discovery

11 Pre-trial and Case Management Conferences
12 Pre-trial Statements; Exchange of Witness Lists
13
Discovery Procedures
13.1 
Depositions 
14
Mandatory Disclosure

Title III: Motion Practice

15 Submission of and Response to Motions
16 Assignment of Motion for Hearing
17
Parenting and Visitation Proceedings
18 Shared Parenting; Parenting Time Guidelines
19 Post-Decree Child Support and Spousal Support Modifications
20 Enforcement of Child Support or Spousal Support Order
21 Attorney Fees
22
Motion to Vacate Premises
23 Temporary Support

Title IV: Ex Parte Orders

24 Temporary Restraining Orders
25
Service by Publication or Posting 
26
Domestic Violence

Title V: Magistrate's Decision; Judgment Entries

27 Objections to Magistrate's Decisions and Orders
28 Judgment Entries      

Title VI: Special Proceedings

29 Issuance of a Citation or Capias
30
Registration of Foreign Parenting Decree (UCCJEA)
31
Registration of a Foreign Decree of Support for Enforcement
31.1
Registration of a Foreign Decree of Support for Modification [Replaced by Rule 31]
32 Mediation
33
Special Process Server
34
Divorce Seminar
35
Guardian ad Litem
36
Court Security
37 Order of Reference
38
Parenting Coordination