Allegheny & Westmoreland County Court Rules


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Allegheny & Westmoreland County Court Rules provides comprehensive coverage of newly adopted, amended and rescinded rules in Allegheny and Westmoreland Counties


New for 2016

  Allegheny County Court Rules


  • Local Rule 1301 (actions subject to compulsory arbitration)

    Rule of Criminal Procedure 507.3 (approval of police complaints and arrest warrant affidavits where victims are 65 years old or older)

Reestablishment of the Magisterial Districts within the 5th Judicial District


Westmoreland County Court Rules

     Adopted and Rescinded:

  • Rule WC529 adopted (modification of bail order prior to trial) (current Rule WC529 rescinded)

  • Rules W1915.3 through W1915.17 adopted (actions for custody, partial custody and visitation of minor children) (current Rules W1915.3 through W1915.17 rescinded)

  • Orphans’ Court Rules WO301(b), WO302(b),WO303(a) and WO304 rescinded (notice to unknown father)

  • Rule W1915.4 adopted (child program) (current Rule W1915.4 rescinded)


     Westmoreland County Clerk of Courts Fee Increase Notice

     Reestablishment of the Magisterial Districts within the 10th Judicial District

For more information please contact us at 800-756-8993

    Subscriptions to books are auto-renewed to avoid disruptions in service. Print editions must be returned within 30 days in resalable condition for refund. For downloadable eBook products, a refund will be granted if the eBook has not been downloaded.

  • Availability: Available
  • Brand: The Legal Intelligencer
  • Product Type: Books
  • Edition: 2016
  • ISBN: 978-1-62881-090-5
  • Pub#/SKU#: ALLE16
  • Pub Date: 02/28/8216

Key features of this Court Rules book include:

  • Official comments on rules specific to Allegheny and Westmoreland Counties
  • Contact information for each county's courts, common pleas court judges, and court officers
  • Sections containing forms cross-referenced with the corresponding rules, and reviews of recent and historical administrative orders
  • Convenient, portable, and CD-ROM of writable forms