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Rule 903. Subscribing WitnessísTestimony


A subscribing witnessístestimony is necessary to authenticate a writing only if required by the law ofthe jurisdiction that governs its validity.



2011 Advisory CommitteeNote. Ė Thelanguage of this rule has been amended as part of the restyling of the EvidenceRules to make them more easily understood and to make style and terminologyconsistent throughout the rules. These changes are intended to be stylisticonly. There is no intent to change any result in any ruling on evidenceadmissibility. This rule is the federal rule, verbatim.




This rule isthe federal rule, verbatim. Statutory provisions concerning authentication ofdocuments, such as, e.g., Title 78 Chapter 25, Utah Code Annotated (1953), areunchanged by this rule.