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Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada

Version of section 39 from 2017-01-01 to 2024-05-01:

  •  (1) A respondent’s record shall be bound and consist of the following parts:

    • (a) Part I, any pleadings, orders and entries, in chronological order;

    • (b) Part II, evidence, including excerpts of transcripts unless the transcripts are reproduced in full in accordance with subrule (2), and affidavits; and

    • (c) Part III, exhibits, in the order in which they were filed at trial.

    • (d) [Repealed, SOR/2013-175, s. 27]

  • (2) Instead of excerpts of transcripts reproduced in Part II, the record may contain transcripts reproduced in full in a separate document clearly marked as Part IV.

  • (3) The record shall contain only the documents that are not already included in the appellant’s record and are necessary to raise the question for the decision of the Court and, if available, those documents shall be filed in both official languages.

  • (4) All documents in a record shall be reproduced in full, other than excerpts of transcripts that are reproduced in Part II.

  • SOR/2011-74, s. 19
  • SOR/2013-175, s. 27
  • SOR/2016-271, s. 26

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