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Rule 9. Computation of time

In computing any period of time prescribed or allowed by these rules, the day of the act, event or default from which the designated period of time begins to run shall not be included. The last day of the period so computed is to be included, unless it is a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, in which event the period runs until the end of the next day which is neither a Saturday, Sunday nor a holiday. When a period of time prescribed or allowed by these rules is less than eleven days, intermediate Saturdays, Sundays and holidays shall be excluded from the computation.--Amended Oct. 14, 1994, eff. Nov. 16, 1994.

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Cited

Cited in Kansas Packing Co. v. Lavilla, Terr. Ct. St. T. and St. J. 1998, 39 V.I. 71.

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