Rule Set 12 – Rules of Appellate Procedure

This page contains rule amendments approved and filed by the New Mexico Supreme Court after 11-28-2016, which is the publication cutoff date for the 2017 New Mexico Rules Annotated. Please note that recently approved rule changes in redline format are found in the column entitled Redline Rule, and may contain computer-generated errors and/or other deviations from the final, offical version of a rule. The official version is published in the column entitled Final Rule, and in New Mexico Rules Annotated or its annual supplement, and in quarterly updates of New Mexico One Source of Law®. All redline and final rules are published in PDF format. Forms are also published in Word and WordPerfect formats to facilitate word processing.

For rule amendments and forms approved on or before 11-28-2016, click here for the public access database of unannotated New Mexico Rules.
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Rule No.Final RuleRedline RuleOrder No.Eff. DateWordWordPerfect
12-202Appeal as of right; how takenRedline PDF17-8300-02212/31/2017
12-204Expedited appeals from orders regarding release or detention entered prior to a judgment of convictionRedline PDF17-8300-0057/1/2017
12-205Release pending appeal in criminal mattersRedline PDF17-8300-0057/1/2017
12-210Calendar assignments for direct appealsRedline PDF17-8300-01512/31/2017
12-307.2Electronic service and filing of papersRedline PDF17-8300-0047/1/2017
12-307.2Electronic service and filing of papersRedline PDF17-8300-0098/21/2017
12-313MediationRedline PDF17-8300-01512/31/2017
12-314Public inspection and sealing of court recordsRedline PDF17-8300-0023/31/2017
12-502Certiorari from the Supreme Court to the Court of AppealsRedline PDF17-8300-01512/31/2017