New York Civil Practice Law
Sec. § 102
Amendment, Rescission or Adoption of Rules

The civil practice rules are herein designated “rule”. Any rule in this chapter may be amended, or rescinded, or additional civil practice rules may be adopted, not inconsistent with the constitution, by act of the legislature. No rule so amended, rescinded or adopted shall abridge or enlarge the substantive rights of any party.
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Dec. 13, 2016