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Miscellaneous Orders

The Court issues miscellaneous orders to announce changes to various Court committees and panels (for example, Misc. Order. 1-05), and to address changes in circumstances that affect the Court's rules and operations. Such changes may be foreseen (for example, Misc. Order No. 6-05) or unanticipated (for example, Misc. Order No. 8-05).

Review the Index for a list of summary information regarding each Miscellaneous Order.

2017

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
08-17Recall of Retired Judge
07-17Recall of Retired Judge
06-17Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
05-17Court Closure on Monday, July 3, 2017
04-17Judicial Advisory Committee
03-17Court Closure on Thursday, January 19, 2017, Pre-Inauguration Day
02-17Recall of Retired Judge
01-17Court Closure on Friday, January 20, 2017, Inauguration Day

2016

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
17-16Recall of Retired Judge
16-16Recall of Retired Judge
15-16Recall of Retired Judge
14-16Recall of Retired Judge
13-16Recall of Retired Judge
12-16Rules Advisory Committee
11-16Court Closure on Friday, December 23, 2016, and Friday, December 30, 2016
10-16Court Closure on Friday, November 25, 2016
09-16Recall of Retired Judge
08-16Court's Chief Judge
07-16Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
06-16Rules of Practice and Procedure
05-16Rules of Practice and Procedure
04-16Recall of Retired Judge
03-16Recall of Retired Judge
02-16Recall of Retired Judge
01-16Recall of Retired Judge

2015

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
16-15Rules of Practice and Procedure
15-15Court Closure on Thursday, December 24, 2015, and Thursday, December 31, 2015
14-15Court Closure on Friday, November 27, 2015
13-15Court Closed on Thursday, September 24, 2015
12-15Recall of Retired Judge
11-15Court's Chief Judge
10-15Admission and Practice Committee
09-15Rules Advisory Committee
08-15Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
07-15Rules of Practice and Procedure
06-15Rules Advisory Committee
05-15Court Closed on Friday, July 3, 2015
04-15Recall of Senior Judge
03-15Committee on Admission and Practice
02-15Recall of Senior Judge
01-15Rules of Practice and Procedure

2014

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
08-14Committee on Admissions and Practice
07-14Rules Advisory Committee
06-14Court Closures
05-14Effect of 2013 Philippines Typhoon on Mail Service
04-14Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
03-14Fee Schedule
02-14Recall of Senior Judge
01-14Effect of 2013 Philippines Typhoon on Mail Service

2013

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
11-13Rules of Practice and Procedure
10-13Court Closures
09-13Court Closed on Friday, November 29, 2013
08-13Lapse in Funding for Department of Veterans Affairs
07-13Lapse in Funding for Department of Veterans Affairs
06-13Rules of Practice and Procedure
05-13Rules Advisory Committee
04-13Recall of Senior Judge
03-13Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
02-13Recall of Senior Judge
01-13Recall of Senior Judge

2012

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
10-12Court Closures
09-12Recall of Senior Judge
08-12Standing panel on Admission and Discipline
07-12Committee on Admissions and Practice
06-12Rules of Admission and Practice
05-12Recall of Senior Judge
04-12Timeliness of Appeals and Bove v. Shinseki
03-12Rules of Practice and Procedure
02-12Recall of Senior Judge
01-12Recall of Senior Judge

2011

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
23-11Recall of Senior Judge
22-11Recall of Senior Judge
21-11Timeliness of Appeals
20-11Committee on Admissions and Practice
19-11Committee on Admissions and Practice
18-11Court Closed on Friday, November 25, 2011; Friday, December 23, 2011; and Friday, December 30, 2011
17-11Timeliness of Appeals
16-11Recall of Senior Judge
15-11Recall of Senior Judge
14-11Recall of Senior Judge
13-11Rules of Practice and Procedure
12-11Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
11-11Rules Advisory Committee
10-11Timeliness of Appeals
09-11Recall of Senior Judge
08-11Recall of Senior Judge
07-11Recall of Senior Judge
06-11Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
05-11Recall of Senior Judges
04-11Rules Advisory Committee
03-11Rules of Practice and Procedure
02-11Recall of Senior Judge
01-11Recall of Senior Judge

2010

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
14-10Recall of Senior Judge
13-102010 Court Holiday Closures
12-10GWU Law School Support of VLACC
11-10Retirement of Norman Y. Herring
10-10Accession of the Court's Sixth Chief Judge
09-10Recall of Senior Judges
08-10Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
07-10Committee on Admissions and Practice
06-10Recall of Retired Judge
05-10Fee Schedule
03-10Self-Represented Parties' Misdirected Briefs
02-10Recall of Retired Judge
01-10Rules of Practice and Procedure

2009

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
11-09Recall of Retired Judge
10-09Retirement of Paul Everest
09-09Additional Court Holiday Closures
08-09Recall Order Revoked
07-09Recall of Retired Judges
06-09Rules Advisory Committee
05-09Recall of Retired Judge
04-09Recall of Retired Judge
03-09Rules Advisory Committee Reappointments
02-09Committee on Admission and Practice Chairman Reappointment
01-09Recall of Retired Judge

2008

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
15-08Recall of Retired Judge
14-08Recall of Retired Judge
13-08Fee Schedule (December 1, 2008)
12-08Fee Schedule (November 14, 2008)
11-08Change in Admission Fee to Join Court
10-08Rules of Practice and Procedure
09-08Additional Court Holiday Closures
08-08EFiling Rules
07-08Recall of Retired Judges
06-08Fee Schedule (May 12, 2008)
05-08Fee Schedule (April 8, 2008)
04-08The Service Provided by the American Legion Post 177
03-08Rules of Practice and Procedure
02-08Committee on Admissions and Practice
01-08Recall of Retired Judge

2007

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
23-07Recall of Retired Judge
22-07Recall of Retired Judge
21-07Committee on Admission and Practice
20-07Court Closed on Monday, December 24 andMonday, December 31, 2007
19-07Electronic Case Filing in EAJA cases
18-07Court Closed on Friday, November 23, 2007
17-07Rules Advisory Committee
16-07Recall of Retired Judges
15-07Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
14-0738U.S.C.§5103(a) and Sanders v. Nicholson
13-07Rules of Practice and Procedure
12-07Fee Schedule
11-07The Matter of the Retirement of Marlene Davis
10-07Rules of Practice and Procedure
09-07Bilateral Tinnitus Cases
08-07Change in Admission Fee to Join Bar of the Court
07-07Change in Admission Fee to Join Bar of the Court
06-07Committee on Admission and Practice
05-07Bilateral Tinnitus Cases
04-07Effect of Hurricane Katrina on Postal Service
03-07Recall of Retired Judge
02-07Recall of Retired Judge
01-07Recall of Retired Judge

2006

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
11-06Court Closure
10-0610-06 Errata
10-06Rules of Practice and Procedure
09-06Rules Advisory Committee
08-06Bilateral Tinnitus Cases
07-06Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
06-06Recall of Retired Judges
05-06Bilateral Tinnitus Cases
04-06Court Closure
03-06Fee Schedule
02-06Fee Schedule
01-06Committee on Admission and Practice

2005

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
9-05Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
8-05Effect of Hurricane Katrina on Postal Service
7-05Recognition of Court's Fourth Chief Judge
6-05Accession of Court's Fifth Chief Judge
5-05Recognition of Court's Third Chief Judge
4-05Rules Advisory Committee
3-0538 U.S.C. 7261(b)(2) and Mayfield v. Nicholson
2-05Rules Advisory Committee
1-05Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline

2004

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
6-04Committee on Admission and Practice
5-04Rules Advisory Committee
4-04Rules Advisory Committee
3-04Rules Governing Complaints of Judicial Misconduct and Disability
2-04Rules of Practice and Procedure
1-04Rules of Practice and Procedure

2003

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
6-03Committee on Admission and Practice
5-03Fee Schedule
4-03Rules Advisory Committee
3-03Rules of Admission and Practice
2-03Revised Rules of Practice and Procedure
1-03Rules of Practice and Procedure

2002

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
3-02Committee on Admission and Practice
2-02Rules Advisory Committee
1-02Rules of Practice and Procedure

2001

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
11-01Rule 46(c) of the Rules of Practice and Procedure
10-01Rules of Admission and Practice
09-01Committee on Admission and Practice
08-01Rules 39, 41, and 42 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure
07-01Rules 3 and 24 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure
06-01Rescission of Misc. No. 4-00, In Re:Veterans Claims Assistance Act of 2000
05-01Rule 24 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure
04-01Rules of Admission and Practice
03-01Rules of Admission and Practice
02-01Rules of Admission and Practice
01-01Rules of Admission and Practice

2000

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
7-00Panel Referrals in Pro Se Cases
6-00Committee on Admission and Practice
5-00Rules Advisory Committee
4-00Veterans Claims Assistance Act of 2000
3-00Retirement of Robert F. Comeau
2-00Citation of Nonprecedential Authority
1-00Rules Advisory Committee

1999

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
4-99Committee onAdmissionand Practice
3-99Panel Referrals in Pro Se Cases
2-99Limited Appearances
1-99Changes to Rules 3 and 46

1998

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
9-98Committee on Admission and Practice
8-98Rules of Admission and Practice
7-98Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rules 3 and 46
6-98Committee on Admission and Practice
5-98Committee on Admission and Practice
4-98Fee Schedule
3-98Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rule 45
2-98Rules of Practice and Procedure
1-98Rules Advisory Committee

1997

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
3-97Rules of Practice and Procedure
2-97Rules Advisory Committee
1-97Rules of Practice and Procedure

1996

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
5-96Committee on Admission and Practice
4-96Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rule 39(B)
3-96Rules of Practice and Procedure
2-96Rules of Practice and Procedure
1-96Fee Schedule

1995

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
4-95Lapse in Funding for Dept of VA
3-95Committee on Admission and Practice
2-95Rules of Admission and Practice - Rules 26(C) and 35
1-95Rules Advisory Committee

1994

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
8-94Committee on Admission and Practice
7-94Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rules 4(A) and 25(B)
6-94Fee Schedule
5-94Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rule 43
4-94Rules of Practice and Procedure
3-94Rules of Practice and Procedure
2-94Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rules 36 and 39
1-94Rules Advisory Committee

1993

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
6-93Committee on Admission and Practice
5-93Committee on Admission and Practice
4-93Rules Advisory Committee
3-93Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rules 36 and 39
2-93Rules Governing Complaints of Judicial Misconduct
1-93Rules of Practice and Procedure - Interim Rules 36(B) and 39

1992

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
5-92Rules Governing Complaints of Judicial Misconduct
4-92Rules Advisory Committee
3-92Rules of Admission and Practice
2-92Rules of Admission and Practice
1-92Admissions Committee

1991

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
11-91Admissions Committee
10-91Authority of the Clerk of the Court
09-91Admissions Committee
08-91Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rule 46
07-91Preliminary Copy of Board of VA Decision
06-91Fee Schedule
05-91Authority of the Clerk of the Court
04-91Rules of Practice and Procedure
03-91Rules of Practice and Procedure
02-91Rules of Practice and Procedure
01-91Advisory Committee on Representation

1990

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
7-90Interim General Rule 48
6-90Admissions Committee
5-90Admissions Committee
4-90Rules Advisory Committee
3-90Rules Advisory Committee
2-90Rules Advisory Committee
1-90Publication of Decisions

1989

Misc. No.Miscellaneous Order
1-89Interim General Rules Published

Index

1989
1-89Interim General Rules Published
1990
1-90Publication of Decisions
2-90Rules Advisory Committee
3-90Rules Advisory Committee
4-90Rules Advisory Committee
5-90Admissions Committee
6-90Admissions Committee
7-90Interim General Rule 48
1991
01-91Advisory Committee on Representation
02-91Rules of Practice and Procedure
03-91Rules of Practice and Procedure
04-91Rules of Practice and Procedure
05-91Authority of the Clerk of the Court
06-91Fee Schedule
07-91Preliminary Copy of Board of VA Decision
08-91Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rule 46
09-91Admissions Committee
10-91Authority of the Clerk of the Court
11-91Admissions Committee
1992
1-92Admissions Committee
2-92Rules of Admission and Practice
3-92Rules of Admission and Practice
4-92Rules Advisory Committee
5-92Rules Governing Complaints of Judicial Misconduct
1993
1-93Rules of Practice and Procedure - Interim Rules 36(B) and 39
2-93Rules Governing Complaints of Judicial Misconduct
3-93Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rules 36 and 39
4-93Rules Advisory Committee
5-93Committee on Admission and Practice
6-93Committee on Admission and Practice
1994
1-94Rules Advisory Committee
2-94Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rules 36 and 39
3-94Rules of Practice and Procedure
4-94Rules of Practice and Procedure
5-94Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rule 43
6-94Fee Schedule
7-94Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rules 4(A) and 25(B)
8-94Committee on Admission and Practice
1995
1-95Rules Advisory Committee
2-95Rules of Admission and Practice - Rules 26(C) and 35
3-95Committee on Admission and Practice
4-95Lapse in Funding for Dept of VA
1996
1-96Fee Schedule
2-96Rules of Practice and Procedure
3-96Rules of Practice and Procedure
4-96Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rule 39(B)
5-96Committee on Admission and Practice
1997
1-97Rules of Practice and Procedure
2-97Rules Advisory Committee
3-97Rules of Practice and Procedure
1998
1-98Rules Advisory Committee
2-98Rules of Practice and Procedure
3-98Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rule 45
4-98Fee Schedule
5-98Committee on Admission and Practice
6-98Committee on Admission and Practice
7-98Rules of Practice and Procedure - Rules 3 and 46
8-98Rules of Admission and Practice
9-98Committee on Admission and Practice
1999
1-99Changes to Rules 3 and 46
2-99Limited Appearances
3-99Panel Referrals in Pro Se Cases
4-99Committee onAdmissionand Practice
2000
1-00Rules Advisory Committee
2-00Citation of Nonprecedential Authority
3-00Retirement of Robert F. Comeau
4-00Veterans Claims Assistance Act of 2000
5-00Rules Advisory Committee
6-00Committee on Admission and Practice
7-00Panel Referrals in Pro Se Cases
2001
01-01Rules of Admission and Practice
02-01Rules of Admission and Practice
03-01Rules of Admission and Practice
04-01Rules of Admission and Practice
05-01Rule 24 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure
06-01Rescission of Misc. No. 4-00, In Re:Veterans Claims Assistance Act of 2000
07-01Rules 3 and 24 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure
08-01Rules 39, 41, and 42 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure
09-01Committee on Admission and Practice
10-01Rules of Admission and Practice
11-01Rule 46(c) of the Rules of Practice and Procedure
2002
1-02Rules of Practice and Procedure
2-02Rules Advisory Committee
3-02Committee on Admission and Practice
2003
1-03Rules of Practice and Procedure
2-03Revised Rules of Practice and Procedure
3-03Rules of Admission and Practice
4-03Rules Advisory Committee
5-03Fee Schedule
6-03Committee on Admission and Practice
2004
1-04Rules of Practice and Procedure
2-04Rules of Practice and Procedure
3-04Rules Governing Complaints of Judicial Misconduct and Disability
4-04Rules Advisory Committee
5-04Rules Advisory Committee
6-04Committee on Admission and Practice
2005
1-05Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
2-05Rules Advisory Committee
3-0538 U.S.C. 7261(b)(2) and Mayfield v. Nicholson
4-05Rules Advisory Committee
5-05Recognition of Court's Third Chief Judge
6-05Accession of Court's Fifth Chief Judge
7-05Recognition of Court's Fourth Chief Judge
8-05Effect of Hurricane Katrina on Postal Service
9-05Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
2006
01-06Committee on Admission and Practice
02-06Fee Schedule
03-06Fee Schedule
04-06Court Closure
05-06Bilateral Tinnitus Cases
06-06Recall of Retired Judges
07-06Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
08-06Bilateral Tinnitus Cases
09-06Rules Advisory Committee
10-0610-06 Errata
10-06Rules of Practice and Procedure
11-06Court Closure
2007
01-07Recall of Retired Judge
02-07Recall of Retired Judge
03-07Recall of Retired Judge
04-07Effect of Hurricane Katrina on Postal Service
05-07Bilateral Tinnitus Cases
06-07Committee on Admission and Practice
07-07Change in Admission Fee to Join Bar of the Court
08-07Change in Admission Fee to Join Bar of the Court
09-07Bilateral Tinnitus Cases
10-07Rules of Practice and Procedure
11-07The Matter of the Retirement of Marlene Davis
12-07Fee Schedule
13-07Rules of Practice and Procedure
14-0738U.S.C.§5103(a) and Sanders v. Nicholson
15-07Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
16-07Recall of Retired Judges
17-07Rules Advisory Committee
18-07Court Closed on Friday, November 23, 2007
19-07Electronic Case Filing in EAJA cases
20-07Court Closed on Monday, December 24 andMonday, December 31, 2007
21-07Committee on Admission and Practice
22-07Recall of Retired Judge
23-07Recall of Retired Judge
2008
01-08Recall of Retired Judge
02-08Committee on Admissions and Practice
03-08Rules of Practice and Procedure
04-08The Service Provided by the American Legion Post 177
05-08Fee Schedule (April 8, 2008)
06-08Fee Schedule (May 12, 2008)
07-08Recall of Retired Judges
08-08EFiling Rules
09-08Additional Court Holiday Closures
10-08Rules of Practice and Procedure
11-08Change in Admission Fee to Join Court
12-08Fee Schedule (November 14, 2008)
13-08Fee Schedule (December 1, 2008)
14-08Recall of Retired Judge
15-08Recall of Retired Judge
2009
01-09Recall of Retired Judge
02-09Committee on Admission and Practice Chairman Reappointment
03-09Rules Advisory Committee Reappointments
04-09Recall of Retired Judge
05-09Recall of Retired Judge
06-09Rules Advisory Committee
07-09Recall of Retired Judges
08-09Recall Order Revoked
09-09Additional Court Holiday Closures
10-09Retirement of Paul Everest
11-09Recall of Retired Judge
2010
01-10Rules of Practice and Procedure
02-10Recall of Retired Judge
03-10Self-Represented Parties' Misdirected Briefs
05-10Fee Schedule
06-10Recall of Retired Judge
07-10Committee on Admissions and Practice
08-10Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
09-10Recall of Senior Judges
10-10Accession of the Court's Sixth Chief Judge
11-10Retirement of Norman Y. Herring
12-10GWU Law School Support of VLACC
13-102010 Court Holiday Closures
14-10Recall of Senior Judge
2011
01-11Recall of Senior Judge
02-11Recall of Senior Judge
03-11Rules of Practice and Procedure
04-11Rules Advisory Committee
05-11Recall of Senior Judges
06-11Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
07-11Recall of Senior Judge
08-11Recall of Senior Judge
09-11Recall of Senior Judge
10-11Timeliness of Appeals
11-11Rules Advisory Committee
12-11Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
13-11Rules of Practice and Procedure
14-11Recall of Senior Judge
15-11Recall of Senior Judge
16-11Recall of Senior Judge
17-11Timeliness of Appeals
18-11Court Closed on Friday, November 25, 2011; Friday, December 23, 2011; and Friday, December 30, 2011
19-11Committee on Admissions and Practice
20-11Committee on Admissions and Practice
21-11Timeliness of Appeals
22-11Recall of Senior Judge
23-11Recall of Senior Judge
2012
01-12Recall of Senior Judge
02-12Recall of Senior Judge
03-12Rules of Practice and Procedure
04-12Timeliness of Appeals and Bove v. Shinseki
05-12Recall of Senior Judge
06-12Rules of Admission and Practice
07-12Committee on Admissions and Practice
08-12Standing panel on Admission and Discipline
09-12Recall of Senior Judge
10-12Court Closures
2013
01-13Recall of Senior Judge
02-13Recall of Senior Judge
03-13Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
04-13Recall of Senior Judge
05-13Rules Advisory Committee
06-13Rules of Practice and Procedure
07-13Lapse in Funding for Department of Veterans Affairs
08-13Lapse in Funding for Department of Veterans Affairs
09-13Court Closed on Friday, November 29, 2013
10-13Court Closures
11-13Rules of Practice and Procedure
2014
01-14Effect of 2013 Philippines Typhoon on Mail Service
02-14Recall of Senior Judge
03-14Fee Schedule
04-14Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
05-14Effect of 2013 Philippines Typhoon on Mail Service
06-14Court Closures
07-14Rules Advisory Committee
08-14Committee on Admissions and Practice
2015
01-15Rules of Practice and Procedure
02-15Recall of Senior Judge
03-15Committee on Admission and Practice
04-15Recall of Senior Judge
05-15Court Closed on Friday, July 3, 2015
06-15Rules Advisory Committee
07-15Rules of Practice and Procedure
08-15Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
09-15Rules Advisory Committee
10-15Admission and Practice Committee
11-15Court's Chief Judge
12-15Recall of Retired Judge
13-15Court Closed on Thursday, September 24, 2015
14-15Court Closure on Friday, November 27, 2015
15-15Court Closure on Thursday, December 24, 2015, and Thursday, December 31, 2015
16-15Rules of Practice and Procedure
2016
01-16Recall of Retired Judge
02-16Recall of Retired Judge
03-16Recall of Retired Judge
04-16Recall of Retired Judge
05-16Rules of Practice and Procedure
06-16Rules of Practice and Procedure
07-16Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
08-16Court's Chief Judge
09-16Recall of Retired Judge
10-16Court Closure on Friday, November 25, 2016
11-16Court Closure on Friday, December 23, 2016, and Friday, December 30, 2016
12-16Rules Advisory Committee
13-16Recall of Retired Judge
14-16Recall of Retired Judge
15-16Recall of Retired Judge
16-16Recall of Retired Judge
17-16Recall of Retired Judge
2017
01-17Court Closure on Friday, January 20, 2017, Inauguration Day
02-17Recall of Retired Judge
03-17Court Closure on Thursday, January 19, 2017, Pre-Inauguration Day
04-17Judicial Advisory Committee
05-17Court Closure on Monday, July 3, 2017
06-17Standing Panel on Admission and Discipline
07-17Recall of Retired Judge
08-17Recall of Retired Judge