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Subject Date Filed Date Amended Status
1 In the matter of:
Forfeiture of collateral in Lieu of Appearance relative to conduct in national forests, etc. (CVB Schedule)
06/21/1977   No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 18, filed 02/16/1979
2 In the matter of:
Timely disposition of matters referred to Magistrate Joseph L. Ward, etc.
08/12/1977 1st Amended 11/16/1977 No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
3 In the matter of:
The implementation of rule 5(a), Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, in Clark County, Nevada
08/17/1977 1st Amended 06/03/1982 No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
4 In the matter of:
The amendment to Rule 16 of the local rules of this court (oral argument on motions)
01/03/1978   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
5 In the matter of:
Forfeiture of collateral in Lieu of Appearance relative to conduct or acts in violation of rules and regulations applicable to and governing any location or area under jurisdiction or control of the United States Government, through the National Park Service and the Fish and Wildlife Service, and the Enforcement of the Migratory Bird and Treaty Act. (CVB Schedule)
03/15/1978   No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 11, filed 02/16/1979
6 In re:
The designation of employees in the office of the bankruptcy Judge to perform Ministerial functions
09/26/1978   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
7 In re:
Disposal of Files and Records
12/07/1978   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
8 In the matter of:
A Work Emergency
12/07/1978   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
9 In the matter of:
the transfer of the Central Violations Bureau (CVB) to the District of Colorado
02/16/1979   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
10 In the matter of:
Forfeiture of collateral in lieu of appearance relative to conduct on Federal Property, and Violation of Rules and Regulations governing public buildings and grounds
02/16/1979 1st Amended 07/28/1980
2nd Amended 07/15/1981
No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
11 In the Matter of:
Forfeiture of Collateral in Lieu of Appearance Relative to Conduct or Acts in Violation of Rules and Regulations Applicable to and Governing any Location or Area under the Jurisdiction or Control of the United States Government, through the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and for Enforcement of the Migratory Bird and Treaty Act. (CVB Schedule)
02/16/1979   No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
12 In the Matter of:
Forfeiture of Collateral in Lieu of Appearance Relative to Violations of Rules and Regulations Applicable to Indian Trust Allotments, Reservations and Colonies, Nevada under the Jurisdiction of Bureau of Indian Affairs, Department of the Interior. (CVB Schedule)
02/16/1979 1st Amended 03/13/1979
2nd Amended 04/16/1980
No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
13 In the Matter of:
Forfeiture of Collateral in Lieu of Appearance Relative to conduct on all Real Property under the Charge and Control of the Veterans Administration (and not under the Charge and Control of General Services Administration) in the State of Nevada, and Violations of Rules and Regulations Pertaining Thereto. (CVB Schedule)
02/16/1979 1st Amended 10/24/1986 No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
14 In the Matter of:
Forfeiture of Collateral in Lieu of Appearance Relative to Violations of Rules and Regulations Applicable to Hoover Dam near Boulder City, Nevada, under the Jurisdiction of Bureau of Reclamation, Department of the Interior. (CVB Schedule)
02/16/1979   No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
15 In the Matter of:
Authorizing Bureau of Reclamation Personnel to Accept Prescribed Bail and
Conditionally to Release Certain Violators and Offenders of Federal Regulations Applicable at Hoover Dam, near Boulder City, Nevada. (CVB Schedule)
02/16/1979   No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
16 In the Matter of:
The Exercise of Jurisdiction over the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Including That Portion Lying in the State of Arizona, by the United States Magistrate at Las Vegas, Nevada.
02/16/1979   No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
17 In the Matter of:
Authorizing National Park Service Personnel to Accept Prescribed Bail and Conditionally Release Certain Violators and Offenders and to Set a Forfeiture of Collateral in Lieu of Personal Appearance Relative to Violations of Federal Regulations Applicable at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. (CVB Schedule)
02/16/1979 1st Amended 09/04/1984 No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
18 In the Matter of:
Forfeiture of Collateral in Lieu of Appearance Relative to Conduct in National Forests, and Violations of Rules and Regulations Applicable to and Governing the Same. (CVB Schedule)
02/16/1979 1st Amended 06/16/1982 No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
19 In the Matter of:
Forfeiture of Collateral in Lieu of Appearance Relative to Acts or Conducts or Federal Property Violative of Rules and
Regulations Governing Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, a United States Military Installation. (CVB Schedule)
02/16/1979   No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
20 In the Matter of:
Space Requirements for the United States District Court
02/23/1979   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
21 In the Matter of:
Prisoners� Petitions, Motions and Civil Rights Complaints.
04/23/1979   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
22 In the Matter of:
Adoption of Rule 118 into the Local Bankruptcy Rules of this Court.
10/10/1979   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
23 In the Matter of:
Providing for the Hours When the Office of the Clerk Shall be Open for the Public Transaction of Business.
11/13/1979   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
24 In the Matter of:
The Designation of Helen Holly as Alternate Certifying Officer.
12/07/1979   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
25 In the Matter of:
Courtroom Security (weapons).
03/30/1980 1st Amended 11/16/1984 No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
26 In the Matter of:
Costs Bonds on Appeal.
04/03/1980   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
27 Division of the Business of the Court. 04/11/1980   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
28 In the Matter of:
Civil Cover Sheets.
07/01/1980   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
29 In the Matter of:
Cost Bonds on Removal.
08/08/1980   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
30 In the Matter of:
The Use of Photography, Radio, Television Equipment and Tape Recorders in the Courtrooms and Their Environs.
12/02/1980 1st Amended 06/04/1981 No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
31 In the Matter of:
Preserving Confidentiality of Pre-sentence Reports and Records.
05/05/1981 1st Amended 11/24/1986
2nd Amended 11/24/1986
3rd Amended  04/01/1988
No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 76
32 In the Matter of:
The Service of Civil Process.
06/17/1981 1st Amended 12/07/1981 No longer in effect
Rescinded by order of 09/05/1984
33 In the Matter of:
The Issuance of Subpoenas at Request of Federal Public Defender Pursuant to Fed. R. Crim. P. 17(b).
06/17/1981   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
34 In the Matter of:
Amendment to the Local Rules. (Rule 25
- Investment of Funds on Deposit in the Registry Account.)
12/07/1981   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
35 In the Matter of:
The Adoption of Rule 118 to the Bankruptcy Rules of the Local Rules of this Court
12/23/1982   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
36 In the Matter of:
The Pretrial Services Act of 1982, Title 18, United States Code,
3152.
01/24/1983 1st Amended 04/05/1983 No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
37 In the Matter of:
Dismissal of Appeals Not Filed in Conformity with the Ninth Circuit Order Establishing Appellate Review Procedures in Bankruptcy Cases.
03/10/1983   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
38 Number not used - -  
39 In Re:
Trial of Misdemeanor Cases.
08/23/1983   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
40 In the Matter of:
Assignment of Additional Duties to United States Magistrates with Regard to Pen Registers and Technical Assistance Orders.
08/31/1983   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
41 In the Matter of:
A Work Emergency (and authorization for carryover annual leave for Preston Bluiett, Jr., Deputy Clerk).
12/01/1983   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
42 In the Matter of:
The Amendment of Rule 118 of the Bankruptcy Rules of the Local Rules of this Court.
04/02/1984 1st Amended 05/01/1984
2nd Amended 05/30/1984
3rd Amended 06/22/1984
No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
43 In the Matter of:
The Reproduction of Records on Appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
05/01/1984   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
44 In the Matter of:
Civil Case Management.
05/22/1984 1st Amended 10/18/1984
2nd Amended 11/06/1984
No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
45 In the Matter of:
The Barring of W. J. Lenhart from the Judicial Investiture Ceremony of June 8, 1984.
06/08/1984   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
46 In the Matter of:
The Temporary Appointment of the Employees of the United States Bankruptcy Court to the Staff of the United States District Court.
06/28/1984   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
47 In the Matter of:
Firearms and the Use of Photography, Radio, Television Equipment and Tape Records in the Elko Convention Center and Its Environs.
07/02/1984   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
48 In the Matter of:
Reference of Matters to the United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Nevada.
07/30/1984   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
49 In the Matter of:
Authorizing National Park Service Personnel to Accept Prescribed Bail and Conditionally Release Certain Violators and Offenders and to Set a Forfeiture of Collateral in Lieu of Personal Appearance Relative to Violations of Federal Regulations Applicable at the Lehman Caves National Monument. (CVB Schedule)
09/04/1984   No longer in effect
Superseded by Special Order No. 60, filed 04/23/1987
50 In the Matter of:
Referring Bankruptcy Cases and Proceedings to Bankruptcy Judges and Authorizing Bankruptcy Appeals to be Decided by the Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel.
09/21/1984 1st Amended 05/15/1985 No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
51 In the Matter of:
Designating the Bankruptcy Clerk as Accountable Officer for Bankruptcy Registry Funds and Accountability for Holding of Bankruptcy Fees, Costs and Other Monies.
10/30/1984   Remains in full force and effect
52 In the Matter of:
The Limitation on the Length of Points and Authorities and the Requirement for an Index and Table of Authorities.
11/19/1984   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
53 In the Matter ot
The Requirement of a Memorandum Supporting Claimed Compensation under
the Criminal Justice Act.
02/11/1985   Remains in full force and effect
54 In the Matter of:
A Work Emergency (and authorization for carryover annual leave for James R. Chamberlain, Law Clerk).
04/12/1985   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
55 In Re:
The Requirement to Provide a Form of Order with Stipulations, Ex Parte Motions and all other Motions in Civil and Bankruptcy Cases Only.
07/11/1985 1st Amended 08/25/1985 No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 07/01/1986
56 In Re:
Amendment to Local Rules 4(b) and (e) of the Rules of Practice of the United States District Court for the District of Nevada, effective November 13, 1973.
04/21/1986   No longer in effect
Expired close of business on 06/30/1986 per language contained in the Special Order
57 In the Matter of:
The Graduates of the Nevada School of Law, Old College, Who Have Passed the Nevada State Bar Examination.
05/01/1986   No longer in effect
Expired 08/31/1988 per language contained in the Special Order
58 In the Matter of:
Page Rates for Court Transcripts and the Sale of Transcripts on Diskette.
10/22/1986 1st Amended 04/15/92
2nd Amended 03/21/2003
No longer in effect
Superseded by General Order 2007-02
59 In the Matter of:
The Plan for the Administration of Non-Appropriated Funds.
04/22/1987 1st Amended 05/01/1987
2nd Amended 05/09/1990
3rd Amended 03/19/1992
4th Amended 12/18/1996
5th Amended 12/23/1996
6th Amended 05/05/2004
7th Amended 05/28/2004
8th Amended 06/01/2009
9th Amended 05/13/2011
10th Amended 10/24/2012
Remains in full force and effect
60 In the Matter of:
(The Posting of Bail or Collateral for Violations Occurring within various Federal Enclaves in the District of Nevada - See actual title on document.) (CVB Schedule)
04/23/1987 1st Amended 06/01/1987
2nd Amended 10/12/1990
3rd Amended 03/16/1993
4th Amended 11/13/1998
Addendum 08/14/02
5th Amended 08/12/2004
6th Amenden 07/17/2013
Remains in full force and effect

Amended
Apendix A

61 In the Matter of:
Adoption of Interim Rules for Chapter 12 Bankruptcy Proceedings.
05/01/1987   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 02/01/1992
62 In the Matter of:
The Service of Post-Conviction Orders upon Incarcerated Defendants and Penal Institutions by the United States Marshal.
07/13/1987   Remains in full force and effect
63 In Re:
The Handling of Matters Pursuant to Chapter 500 of the Local Rules.
07/24/1987   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
64 In the Matter of:
The Division of Case Assignments.
- 1st Amended 03/01/1999 No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
65 In the Matter of:
Conduct in Courtrooms and Environs.
10/20/1987 1st Amended 09/12/1988 No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 02/01/1992
66 In Re:
Proceedings Pursuant to the Sentencing Reform Act of 1984.
02/18/1988 1st Supplement 09/19/1988 No longer in effect
Superseded by special order No. 76
67 In the Matter of:
Admission of Resident Government Attorneys.
09/12/1988   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
68 In the Matter of:
Authorization for Pretrial Services Officers to Carry Firearms in the Performance of Their Official Duties
09/27/1988 1st Amended 06/03/1996
2nd Amended 05/07/1997
Remains in full force and effect
69 In the Matter of:
The Waiver of Certain Requirements Contained in Local Rule 215(I).
02/08/1989   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 02/01/1992
70 In the Matter of:
Certain Provisions of Local Rule 215(h).
06/13/1989   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 02/01/1992
71 In the Matter of:
The Fee for the Handling and Servicing of Interest-Bearing Accounts or Instruments Held in the Registry of the United States District Court.
06/27/1989 1st Amended 12/07/1990 No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 02/01/1992
72 In the Matter of:
Compensation for Appointed Counsel Providing Death Penalty Representation.
03/12/1990 1st Amended 02/09/1998 No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
73 In the Matter of:
The Redistribution of the Pending Civil Caseload
08/27/1990   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
74 In the Matter of:
Authorization for Pretrial Services to conduct Urinalysis in Connection with Pretrial Services Investigations
01/14/1991   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
75 Appointment of Private Attorneys to Serve as Members of the Criminal Justice Act Panel 07/01/1991 25th Amended NPT 10/01/2013 Remains in full force and effect
76 In Re:
Sentencing Proceedings.
07/01/1991   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 06/01/1995
77 SEALED 09/03/1991   SEALED.
78 In the Matter of:
Applications for Extensions of Time Relative to Motions Filed in Civil Actions.
09/13/1991   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 06/01/1995
79 In re:
The Appointment of Standing Committee on Local Rules.
12/13/1991 1st Amended 12/16/1992 No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
80 In the Matter of:
A Memorial Service for Bruce R. Thompson, Senior United States District Judge for the District of Nevada.
03/23/1992 1st Amended 05/28/1992 No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
81 In the Matter of:
The Resolution of Emergency Discovery Disputes.
04/23/1992   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 06/01/1995
82 In the Matter of:
The Establishment of a Restricted Smoking Policy for Petit Jurors within the District of Nevada.
11/12/1992   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
83 Order Appointing
Special Study Committee on Pro Se and Prisoner Litigation
11/08/1993   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
84 Order Appointing
Ad Hoc Committee on the Stacked and Master Trial Calendar Systems
11/08/1993   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
85 Order Continuing Certain Local Rules of Practice in Effect Prior to December 1, 1993 12/01/1993   No longer in effect
Rescinded per local rules adopted 06/01/1995
86 In the Matter of:
Counsel for Defendants in Criminal Cases on Appeal.
04/29/1994 1st Amended 07/07/2000 Remains in full force and effect
87 In Re:
The Appointment of Lance S. Wilson, Clerk of Court
02/06/1995   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
88 Special Order Regarding
Changes to the Partial Filing Fee Plan for Individuals Granted Leave to Proceed in Forrna Pauperis
08/10/1995   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
89 In Re:
PRO SE PRISONER LITIGATION
08/10/1995   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
90 In Re:
Adoption of Guidelines for Operating the United States Courts in the Absence of Appropriations
09/26/1995   Remains in full force and effect
91 In Re:
The Adoption of the Equal Employment Opportunity Plan and the Employment Dispute Resolution Plan.
03/09/1996 1st Amended 01/05/1999
2nd Amended 09/12/2002
3rd Amended 02/24/2011
Remains in full force and effect
92 In the Matter of:
Return of Surrendered Passports Upon Conviction to the State Department
03/14/1996   No longer in effect
Superseded by General Order #2006-04
93 Ordering Adopting Civil Justice Reform Act Advisory Group Annual Docket Assessment 1994. 04/01/1996   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
94 In the Matter of:
Motions Requesting a Continuance, Extension of Time, or Order Shortening Time
04/01/1996   No longer in effect
Rescinded per Local Rules adopted 05/01/1998
95 In Re:
Firearms Policy.
10/11/1996 1st Amended 06/06/1997
2nd Amended 11/27/2000
No longer in effect
Rescinded by court order dated 08/27/2003
96 In the Matter of:
The Assignment of a United States Magistrate Judge Designation to Cases Pending in the Unofficial Northern Division.
05/13/1996   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
97 Ordering Adopting Civil Justice
Reform Act Advisory Group Annual Docket Assessment 1995
11/22/1996   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
98 In the Matter of:
The Holding of Oral Arguments on Motions for Summary Judgment
11/20/1996   No longer in effect
Rescinded per Local Rules adopted 05/01/1998
99 In the Matter of:
Designation of Retained Counsel in Criminal Cases.
12/16/1996   No longer in effect
Rescinded per Local Rules adopted 05/01/1998
100 In the Matter of:
Non-Lawyer Bankruptcy Petition Preparers.
03/12/1997   No longer in effect
Replaced by LR 9011
101 In Re:
Access to Courthouse by Visitors to Congressional Offices.
09/23/1997   No longer in effect
Vacated by HDM on 11/01/2000.
102 In the:
Early Neutral Evaluation Program.
12/19/1997   No longer in effect
Rescinded per Local Rule LR 16-6 adopted 5/1/2006
103 Ordering Adopting Civil Justice
Reform Act Advisory Group Annual Docket Assessment 1996.
12/10/1997   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
104 In the Matter of:
The Appointment of Valerie P. Cooke United States Magistrate Judge for the District of Nevada.
09/24/1999   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
105 In the Matter of:
The Requirement to Complete and Return Questionnaires Related to the Court�s Early Neutral Evaluation Program
01/13/2000   No longer in effect
Deemed moot by the court in General Order No. 2005-01 filed 03/01/2005
106 In the Matter of:
The Assignment of Dispositive Motions to the United States Magistrate Judges in all Cases Initiated by Inmates Pursuant to 28 United States Code
1983 in the Unofficial Northern Division.
03/21/2002   Remains in full force and effect
107 In the Matter of:
Adopting Temporary Local Rules. (Local Rules IA 10-1 & 10-2)
02/05/2004   No longer in effect
Rescinded per Local Rules IA 10-1 and 10-2
108 In the Matter of:
Adopting a Policy on Privacy and Public Access to Electronic Case Files.
07/01/2004   Remains in full force and effect
109 In re:
AUTHORIZATION FOR CONVERSION TO CASE MANAGEMENT/ELECTRONIC CASE FILING (CM/ECF)
10/27/2005   Remains in full force and effect
Adopted by Local Rules 5-3 and 5-4 on 5/1/2006
110 In re:

ADOPTION OF INTERIM BANKRUPTCY )
2ULES

    No longer in effect
Rescinded per Local Rules adopted in 5/1/2006

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