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Rule 178. Service Of Subpoenas (1957)


Subpoenaes may be executed and returned at any time, and shall be served by delivering a copy of such subpoena to the witness; and service thereof may be accepted by any witness by a written memorandum, signed by such witness, attached to the subpoena.

Amended by order of March 19, 1957, eff. Sept. 1, 1957: Subpoena served by delivering copy instead of reading to witness.

Prior Amendments Future Amendments
Oct. 29, 1940, eff. Sept. 1, 1941 July 11, 1977, eff. Jan. 1, 1978
  Repealed by order of Aug. 4, 1998, and Nov. 9, 1998, eff. Jan. 1, 1999. See Rule 176.5.