IN RE AMENDMENT OF RULE 7 OF RULES GOVERNING ADMISSION TO THE PRACTICE OF LAW

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IN RE AMENDMENT OF RULE 7 OF RULES GOVERNING ADMISSION TO THE PRACTICE OF LAW
2018 OK 86
Case Number: SCBD-6707
Decided: 11/13/2018

THE SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA

NOTICE: THIS OPINION HAS NOT BEEN RELEASED FOR PUBLICATION. UNTIL RELEASED, IT IS SUBJECT TO REVISION OR WITHDRAWAL.

In re: Amendment of Rule Seven of the Rules Governing Admission to the Practice of Law, 5 O.S. Supp. 2018, Ch.1, app 5

ORDER

This matter comes on before this Court upon an Application to Amend Rule Seven of the Rules Governing Admission to the Practice of Law, 5 O.S. Supp. 2018, Ch. 1, app 5. This Court finds that it has jurisdiction over this matter and the Rules are hereby amended as set out in Exhibit A attached hereto effective January 1, 2019.

DONE BY ORDER OF THE SUPREME COURT IN CONFERENCE this 13th day of November, 2018.

/S/CHIEF JUSTICE

Combs, C.J., Gurich, V.C.J., Kauger, Winchester, Edmondson, Colbert, Reif, Darby, JJ., concur;

Wyrick, J., dissents.

EXHIBIT A

RULE SEVEN

FEES

The following non-refundable fees shall be paid to the Board of Bar Examiners at the time of filing of the application:

(a) Registration:

Regular . . . . . . . . . . . . $125

Nunc Pro Tunc . . . . . . . $500

(b) By each applicant for admission upon motion: the sum of $2,000.

(c) By each applicant for admission by examination under Rule Four, §1:

FEBRUARY BAR EXAM
Application filed on or before:

1 September . . . . .$1,000 1,100

1 October . . . . . . .$1,050 1,150

1 November . . . . .$1,150 1,250

JULY BAR EXAM
Application filed on or before:

1 February . . . . . .$1,000 1,100

1 March . . . . . . . .$1,050 1,150

1 April . . . . . . . . .$1,150 1,250

(d) By each applicant for a Special Temporary Permit under Rule Two, §5: the sum of $750.

(e) By each applicant for admission by a Special Temporary Permit under Rule Two, §6: the sum of $100.

(f) For each applicant for a Special Temporary Permit under Rule Two, §7, there will not be any fee charged to the applicant.

(g) By each applicant for a Temporary Permit under Rule Nine: $150.

(h) By each applicant for admission by examination other than those under subparagraph (c) hereof:

FEBRUARY BAR EXAM
Application filed on or before:

1 September . . . . $400

1 October . . . . . . .$450

1 November . . . . .$550

JULY BAR EXAM
Application filed on or before:

1 February . . . . . . $400

1 March . . . . . . . . $450

1 April . . . . . . . . .$550