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Rule 23. Motions.

(a)Content of motion. Unless another form is elsewhere prescribed by these rules,an application for an order or other relief shall be made by filing a motionfor such order or relief with proof of service on all other parties. The motionshall contain or be accompanied by the following:

(1) A specific andclear statement of the relief sought;

(2) A particularstatement of the factual grounds;

(3) If the motion isfor other than an enlargement of time, a memorandum of points and authoritiesin support; and

(4) Affidavits andpapers, where appropriate.

(b) Response. Anyparty may file a response to a motion within 10 days after service of themotion; however, the court may, for good cause shown, dispense with, shorten orextend the time for responding to any motion.

(c) Reply. The moving party may file areply only to answer new matter raised in the response. A reply, if any, may befiled no later than 5 days after service of the response, but the court mayrule on the motion without awaiting a reply.

(d) Determination ofmotions for procedural orders. Notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph (a)of this rule as to motions generally, motions for procedural orders which donot substantially affect the rights of the parties or the ultimate dispositionof the appeal, including any motion under Rule 22(b), may be acted upon at anytime, without awaiting a response or reply. Pursuant to rule or order of thecourt, motions for specified types of procedural orders may be disposed of bythe clerk. The court may review a disposition by the clerk upon motion of aparty or upon its own motion.

(e) Power of a singlejustice or judge to entertain motions. In addition to the authority expresslyconferred by these rules or by law, a single justice or judge of the court mayentertain and may grant or deny any request for relief which under these rulesmay properly be sought by motion, except that a single justice or judge may notdismiss or otherwise determine an appeal or other proceeding, and except thatthe court may provide by order or rule that any motion or class of motions mustbe acted upon by the court. The action of a single justice or judge may bereviewed by the court.

(f) Form of papers;number of copies.

(1) Only the original of a motion to enlargetime shall be filed. The number of required copies of motions for summarydisposition shall be governed by Rule 10(b). For other motions presented to theSupreme Court, the movant shall file with the clerk of the court an originaland three copies. For other motions pending in the Supreme Court, the respondentshall file an original and three copies of the response. For a motion presentedto the Court of Appeals, the movant shall file with the clerk of the court anoriginal and four copies. For a motion pending in the Court of Appeals, therespondent shall file an original and four copies of the response.

(2) Motions and otherpapers shall be typewritten on opaque, unglazed paper 81/2 by 11 inches insize. Paper may be recycled paper, with or without deinking. The text shall bein type not smaller than ten characters per inch. Lines of text shall be doublespaced and shall be upon one side of the paper only. Consecutive sheets shallbe attached at the upper left margin.

(3) A motion or otherpaper shall contain a caption setting forth the name of the court, the title ofthe case, the docket number, and a brief descriptive title indicating thepurpose of the paper. The attorney shall sign all papers filed with the courtwith his or her individual name. The attorney shall give his or her businessaddress, telephone number, and Utah State Bar number in the upper left handcorner of the first page of every paper filed with the court except briefs. Aparty who is not represented by an attorney shall sign any paper filed with thecourt and state the party's address and telephone number.