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Rule 202. Subpoena for Taking Depositions (1962)


The officer authorized to take any deposition, written or oral, and to whom the commission is delivered shall immediately issue and cause to be served upon the witness a subpoena directing him to appear before said officer at the time and place named in the commission for the purpose of giving his deposition; provided that where the witness is a party to the suit, with an attorney of record, service of the subpoena in such case may be made upon the attorney representing the witness. In a proper case, and where the commission expressly authorizes the same, a subpoena issued by said officer to the person to whom it is directed to produce at such time and place, designated books, papers, documents and tangible things which constitute or contain evidence relating to any of the matters within the scope of the examination permitted by Rule 186a, but in that event the subpoena will be subject to visions of Rules 177a and 186b.

Amended by order of April 12, 1962, eff. Sept. 1, 1962: Words "and where the commission expressly authorizes the same" inserted in second sentence, and note regarding 1950 amendment rewritten.

Prior Amendments Future Amendments
Oct. 29, 1940, eff. Sept. 1, 1941 Dec. 5, 1983, eff. April 1, 1984
Aug. 18, 1947, eff. Dec. 31, 1947 Repealed by order of Aug. 4, 1998, and Nov. 9, 1998, eff. Jan. 1, 1999. See Rules 199.1, 203.6.
Oct. 12, 1949, eff. March 1, 1950  
March 19, 1957, eff. Sept. 1, 1957