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Rule 297. Time to File Conclusions


When demand is made therefor, the judge of a district or county court thirty days before the time for filing transcript in the cause shall prepare his findings of fact and conclusions of law in any case tried before the court. If he shall fail so to prepare them, the party so demanding, in order to complain of the failure, shall, in writing, within five days after such period, call the omission to the attention of the judge, whereupon the period for due preparation and filing shall be automatically extended for five days after such notification.

Source: Art. 2247, unchanged.

Oct. 29, 1940, eff. Sept. 1, 1941.


June 10, 1980, eff. Jan. 1, 1981

Dec. 5, 1983, eff. April 1, 1984

April 24, 1990, eff. Sept. 1, 1990