Administrative Order 4

Below is a link to a per curiam opinion that was issued today by the Supreme Court. The opinion publishes for comment proposed revisions to Administrative Order 4. Any comments on the proposal should be submitted to the Supreme Court Clerk no later than August 1, 2020.


  1. Laura Carnahan on May 12, 2020 at 5:34 am

    In Order 4(a) the sentence reads, “The verbatim record shall include a transcript of all spoken words…,”
    I believe “a transcript of” should be omitted.

    • Tricia Pfeifer on May 12, 2020 at 4:31 pm

      Hi Laura,

      Please send comments to the address noted in the Per Curiam. See excerpt below:

      Comments on the suggested changes should be made in writing on or before August 1, 2020, and they should be addressed to: Stacey Pectol, Clerk, Supreme Court of Arkansas, Attn.: Board of Certified Court Reporter Examiners, Justice Building, 625 Marshall Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72201