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Idaho Misdemeanor Criminal Rules (I.M.C.R.)


1. Application and designation of rules.


2. Definitions.


2.1. Social Security Numbers.


2.2 Declarations.


3. Citable offenses - Methods of initiating prosecution - Trial - Consolidation.


3.1. Stipulations not binding on court - Continuance of trial or hearing.


4. Jurisdiction - Venue - Distribution of fines.


5. Uniform citation - Issuance - Service - Form - Number - Distribution.


6. First appearance of defendant - Plea of defendant - Trial date notice or continuance notice.


6.1. Voluntary appearance under warrant of arrest.


7. Rescinded 4/1/2001.


8. Deferred payment agreement - Form.


9. Judgment of conviction and sentence - Judgment of acquittal.


9.1. Suspension of driver's license upon conviction of offense authorizing or requiring suspension of license - Suspension upon plea or finding of guilty of offense - Notice of increased penalty on subsequent violations - Temporary restricted license.


9.2. Suspension of driver's license for failure to take alcohol test.


9.3. Seizure of driver's license upon suspension - Stay upon appeal.


9.4. Alcohol evaluation report.


10. Withheld judgments in the magistrates division - Conditions.


11. Failure to appear.


12. Appointment of persons to receive filings, fees, fines, forfeitures and bail moneys.


13. Bail schedules.


14. Disposition of citations by written plea of guilty - Limitations - Deferred payment agreements.


15. Method of payment of fines and costs.


16. Reporting of proceedings.


17. Appeal to the district court.


18. Effective date.

As the Third Branch of Government, we provide access to justice through the timely, fair, and impartial resolution of cases.


Members of the
Idaho Supreme Court

Chief Justice G Richard Bevan
Justice Robyn M. Brody
Justice Gregory W. Moeller
Justice Colleen D. Zahn
Justice Cynthia K.C. Meyer

Members of the
Idaho Court of Appeals

Chief Judge David W. Gratton
Judge Molly J Huskey
Judge Jessica M. Lorello
Judge Michael P. Tribe



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