22.7 Motions


(A) Generally
(1) All substantive motions shall be made in writing.
(2) All written motions shall have a title accurately describing the primary relief sought and be accompanied by a notice of motion.
(3) All written motions and related papers shall be filed with the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County.
(4) Notice shall be in accordance with the applicable statutes and court rules.

(B) Emergency motions, except petitions and motions for emergency orders of protection.
Facts identifying the nature of the sudden or unforeseen circumstances which give rise to the emergency and the reason(s) the matter should take precedence shall be stated with particularity in an verified motion or an accompanying affidavit. This section does not apply to petitions and motions for emergency orders of protection.