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Federal Courts Rules

Version of section 35 from 2021-06-17 to 2024-02-06:

Marginal note:Hearing dates

  •  (1) Subject to rule 298 and paragraph 385(1)(b), motions that can conveniently be heard at the General Sittings of the Federal Court may be made returnable accordingly.

  • Marginal note:Special hearing dates

    (2) A request may be made informally to the Judicial Administrator of the Federal Court of Appeal or the Federal Court, as the case may be, for an appointment of a special time and place

    • (a) for sittings of the Federal Court of Appeal or of a judge of that court to hear a motion; or

    • (b) for sittings of a judge of the Federal Court or of a prothonotary to hear a motion that is likely to exceed two hours or a motion that is to be heard other than at General Sittings.

  • Marginal note:Motion record

    (3) The request shall be accompanied by a motion record.

  • SOR/2004-283, ss. 7, 33
  • SOR/2021-151, s. 2

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