Nova Scotia Annotated Civil Procedure Rules

Part 17 - Administration

Rule 82 - Administration of Civil Proceedings

Educational Notes

82.02 - Responsibility of Chief Justice

82.02 Responsibility of Chief Justice

(1)   The Chief Justice has responsibility for the administration of civil proceedings in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, except as provided in these Rules or by general order of the court.

(2)   The Chief Justice may delegate responsibility to an Associate Chief Justice or another judge, including delegating to a resident judge the power to give directions to a prothonotary in the district for which the judge is appointed.

Index Terms
  • Affidavit, expunging or sealing where scandalous
  • Chief Justice, responsibility of