The State of New Jersey Law Revision Commission’s final report relating to the UIDDA provides an example as to how the new process works: “A witness in Florida needs to be deposed in preparation for a Kansas trial.When did the Uniform Law Commission promulgate the UIDDA?
The Uniform Law Commission promulgated the Uniform Interstate Depositions and Discovery Act (UIDDA) in 2007. The goal of UIDDA is to make it more efficient and inexpensive to depose out-of-state individuals and to produce discoverable materials located out of the trial state.When was the UIDDA adopted in all states?
The UIDDA was recommended for adoption in all states by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws, now the Uniform Law Commission, in 2007. It has now been adopted in most states, including New York and Pennsylvania.