[House Document 107-61] [From the U.S. Government Publishing Office] 107th Congress, 1st Session - - - - - - - - - - - - House Document 107-61 AMENDMENTS TO THE FEDERAL RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURES __________ COMMUNICATION from THE CHIEF JUSTICE, THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES transmitting AMENDMENTS TO THE FEDERAL RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURE THAT HAVE BEEN ADOPTED BY THE COURT, PURSUANT TO 28 U.S.C. 2072
April 24, 2001.--Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary and ordered to be printed Supreme Court of the United States, Washington, DC, April 23, 2001. Hon. J. Dennis Hastert, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Washington, DC. Dear Mr. Speaker: By direction of the Supreme Court of the United States, I have the honor to submit to the Congress the amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure that have been adopted by the Supreme Court of the United States pursuant to Section 2072 of Title 28, United States Code. Accompanying these rules are excerpts from the report of the Judicial Conference of the United States containing the Committee Notes submitted to the Court for its consideration pursuant to Section 331 of Title 28, United States Code. The Supreme court also approved the abrogation of the Rules of Practice and Procedure under section 25 of an Act to Amend and Consolidate the Acts Respecting Copyright promulgated by the Court on June 1, 1909. Sincerely, William H. Rehnquist.