Local Court Rules


Johnson County Local Court Rules adopted by the District Court of Johnson County.  To go directly to rules for specific areas click the appropriate links:

Administrative Orders issued by the Chief Judge of the District Court are available to view online.

General Court Rules for District Courts adopted statewide by the Kansas Supreme Court.

In addition to court rules, many of the procedures used in Kansas district courts are established by statute. The Kansas Code of Civil Procedure is found generally in the Kansas Statutes Annotated from K.S.A. 60-201 through K.S.A. 60-271.

Rules governing what evidence may be heard in Kansas court proceedings are found in the Kansas Rules of Evidence, which are located in the Kansas Statutes Annotated from K.S.A. 60-401 through K.S.A. 60-472. You can obtain further information from the Kansas Legislative Information Systems and Services Web Page and are also available for review in the Johnson County Law Library and in other public libraries in Johnson County.