Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Court of Appeals

19090--Law and motion case files

AGENCY: Court of Appeals

SERIES: 19090
TITLE: Law and motion case files
DATES: 1986-
ARRANGEMENT: Numerical by case number.

DESCRIPTION: Law and Motion files include docketing statements, written motions, proposed orders, stipulations, and similar documents. Docketing statements are summary statements of the facts and issues of the appeal. Written motions are requests for the Court to issue a proposed order, grant leave for deviations from normal procedure, or to make any other requests of the Court pertaining to the case at hand. Stipulations are statements of agreement between the parties to a case pertaining to the facts or agreements on settlement.


Retain 7 years


Transfer to the State Archives with authority to weed.


Paper: Retain in Office for 1 year and then transfer to State Records Center. Retain in State Records Center for 6 years and then transfer to State Archives with authority to weed.

Microfilm master: Retain in State Archives permanently.

Microfilm duplicate: Retain in Office until administrative need ends.



Disposition based on documentation about individuals, legal procedure, and court history and functions.