(Subd (b) amended effective January 1, 2016; previously amended effective July 1, 1988, January 1, 2003, January 1, 2004, and January 1, 2007.)
For each special instruction, a citation of authorities that support the instruction must be included at the bottom of the page. No citation is required for approved instructions.
No local court form or rule for the filing or submission of proposed jury instructions may require that the instructions be submitted in any manner other than as prescribed by this rule.
Cal. R. Ct. 2.1055
Advisory Committee Comment
This rule does not preclude a judge from requiring the parties in an individual case to transmit the jury instructions to the court electronically..