24.5.335 BENCH RULINGS (1) In order to more promptly deliver decisions in cases pending before the court, particularly those cases that do not involve complex factual questions or unique questions of law, the court may, in its sole discretion, issue a bench ruling following the close of the testimony in a case. If a bench ruling is issued, the following procedure will be followed.

(History: Sec. 2-4-201, MCA; IMP, Sec. 2-4-201, 39-71-2901, MCA; NEW, 1983 MAR p. 1715, Eff. 11/26/83; TRANS, from Admin., 1989 MAR p. 2177, Eff. 12/22/89.)