Interpretation of Rules

Any state may submit a request to the Executive Director for an interpretation of rules, according to ICJ Rule 9-101(3):

"Any state may submit a written request to the Executive Director for assistance in interpreting the rules of this Compact. The Executive Director may seek the assistance of legal counsel, the Executive Committee, or both, in interpreting the rules. The Executive Committee may authorize its standing committees to assist in interpreting the rules. Interpretations of the rules shall be issued in writing by the Executive Director and legal counsel in consultation with the Executive Committee and shall be circulated to all of the states."

Submit a request for an interpretation of rules using the form below.

Interpretation of Rules Request Form