The library is located on the first floor of the Heflin-Torbert Judicial Building.
Alabama Supreme Court and State Law Library
300 Dexter Avenue Montgomery, AL 36104
The Library is open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. except State holidays. (Calendar)
NOTE: Appellate Court Briefs may be filed in the State Law Library from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
All forms are in pdf format.
Table of Unified Judicial System Forms
|Form CR-1.||Application for Search Warrant.|
|Form CR-1a.||Affidavit in Support of Application for Search Warrant.|
|Form CR-1b.||Search Warrant.|
|Form CR-1c.||Search Warrant Return and Inventory.|
|Form CR-2.||Waiver of Counsel.|
|Form CR-3.||Application to Plead Guilty on Information.|
|Form CR-4.||Order Allowing Defendant To Plead Guilty On Information.|
|Form CR-5.||Motion for Leave To Amend Charge.|
|Form CR-6.||Complaint (Felonies, Misdemeanors, or Violations-District Court or
|Form CR-7.||Withholding Order-Costs, Fines, Assessments, and Restitution.|
|Form CR-8.||Employer's Notice and Answer to Order of Withholding for Costs,
Fines, Assessments, and Restitution.
|Form CR-9.||Plea Of Not Guilty And Waiver Of Arraignment.|
|Form CR-10.||Consolidated Appearance Bond (District Court, Grand Jury,
|Form CR-11.||Appearance Bond.|
|Form CR-12.||Certificate of Professional Bondsman (Professional Surety Company).|
|Form CR-13.||Certificate of Professional Bondsman (Professional Bail Company).|
|Form CR-14.||Order Granting, or Denying Authorization to be a Professional
Surety Company OR A Professional Bail Company.
|Form CR-15.||Order Revoking Authorization to Act As a Professional Surety
Company OR A Professional Bail Company.
|Form CR-16.||Notice of Order of Conditional Bond Forfeiture and to Show
Cause on Forfeiture of Bond.
|Form CR-17.||Corporate Surety Bond.|
|Form CR-18.||Escrow Agreement.|
|Form CR-19.||Waiver of Homestead Exemption for Bond.|
|Form CR-20.||Bondsman's Process.|
|Form CR-21.||Order to Set Aside Conditional Bond Forfeiture.|
|Form CR-22.||Order of Final Bond Forfeiture.|
|Form CR-23.||Clerk's Revocation of Surety.|
|Form CR-24.||Order of Conditional Bond Forfeiture and Show Cause Order.|
|Form CR-25.||Lien and Affidavit of Sureties (Property Owners for Bail).|
|Form CR-26.||Cancellation of Lien and Affidavit of Sureties.|
|Form CR-27.||Surrender of Defendant in Open Court (§15-13-116, Ala. Code 1975).|
|Form CR-28.||Application for Bondsman's Process.|
|Form CR-29.||Notice to Bondsman or Surety of Failure to Timely Return
|Form CR-30.||Notice to Bondsman or Surety to Return Bondsman's Process.|
|Form CR-31.||Appeal Bond (To the Court of Criminal Appeals).|
|Form CR-32.||Order for Out-Patient Evaluation of Defendant's Mental State at
the Time of the Offense Only.
|Form CR-33.||Order for Out-Patient Evaluation of Defendant's Competency to
Stand Trial and Mental State at the Time of the Offense.
|Form CR-34.||Order For Out-Patient Evaluation of Defendant's Competency Only.|
|Form CR-35.||Order of Commitment to the Department of Mental Health and
Mental Retardation (After Competency Hearing).
|Form CR-36.||Order of Commitment to the Department of Mental Health and
Mental Retardation (On Stipulation to the Report of Examiner).
|Form CR-37.||Notice Setting Periodic Review Hearing and Order to Transport.|
|Form CR-38.||Motion For Court-Ordered Mental Examination of Defendant.|
|Form CR-39.||Order for Examination to Determine Defendant's Competency
and Appointing Independent Examining Psychiatrist/Psychologist.
|Form CR-40.||Order and Notice of Competency Hearing.|
|Form CR-41.||Judicial Finding That Defendant Is Competent (and Denial of
Defendant's Motion for Competency Hearing).
|Form CR-42.||Motion of Defendant to Empanel New Jury for Trial of Offense.|
|Form CR-43.||Conditional Order of Release of Mentally Incompetent Defendant.|
|Form CR-45.||Notice of Competency Hearing for Committed Defendant.|
|Form CR-46.||Motion for Rescheduling Periodic Hearing to an Earlier Date.|
|Form CR-47.||Motion for Subsequent Hearing on Competency.|
|Form CR-48.||Conditions of Release Domestic Violence Case.|
|Form CR-50.||Order of Probation.|
|Form CR-51.||Explanation of Rights and Plea of Guilty (Non-Habitual
Offender-Felony and Misdemeanor Circuit or District Court) for
Offenses Committed on or After June 1, 2006.
|Explanation of Rights and Plea of Guilty (Non-Habitual
Offender-Felony and Misdemeanor Circuit or District Court) for
Offenses Committed Before June 1, 2006.
|Form CR-52.||Explanation of Rights and Plea of Guilty (Habitual Felony
Offender-Circuit or District Court) for Offenses Committed on or
After June 1, 2006.
|Explanation of Rights and Plea of Guilty ( Habitual Felony
Offender-Circuit or District Court) For Offenses Committed
Before June 1, 2006.
|Form CR-54.||DUI - Sentencing Order (Misdemeanors and Municipal Ordinance
|Form CR-55.||Warrant of Arrest - For Violation of Release Order.|
|Form CR-56.||Conditional Release Order.|
|Form CR-58.||Warrant of Arrest (Felonies, Misdemeanors or Violations).|
|Form CR-59.||Warrant / Summons Recall Order.|
|Form CR-60.||Order Appointing Counsel.|
|Form CR-61.||Amendment of Certificate of Professional Bondsman to Approve
|Form CR-62.||Order Of Revocation Of Probation.|
|Form C-2.||Petition for Protection from Abuse.|
|Form C-3.||Protection Order (Protection from Abuse Act).|
|Form C-4.||Ex Parte Protection Order.|
|Form C-7A.||Case Action Summary (Continuation) - Sentencing Order.|
|Form C-10.||Affidavit of Substantial Hardship and Order.|
|Form C-10A.||Affidavit of Substantial Hardship.|
|Form C-10B.||Order Appointing Counsel (Indigent).|
|Form C-12.||Subpoena Request Form.|
|Form C-13.||Order to Appear (Subpoena).|
|Form C-14.||Court Appearance Notice.|
|Form C-15.||Order of Service and Return.|
|Form C-16.||Contempt Petition.|
|Form C-37.||Notice of Appeal from District Court To Circuit Court (Criminal).|
|Form C-41.||Order of Commitment to Jail.|
|Form C-42.||Order of Release from Jail.|
|Form C-44A.||Explanation of Rights of Youthful Offender and Plea of Guilty.|
|Form C-44B.||Explanation of Rights and Plea of Guilty (Misdemeanors and Municipal Ordinance Violations).|
|Form C-51.||Attachment for Witness.|
|Form C-52f.||Release Questionnaire.|
|Form C-52g.||Release Order.|
|Form C-52i.||Notice to Court of Surrender of Surety.|
|Form C-52k.||Order Exonerating Appearance Bond.|
|Form C-54.||Application for Youthful Offender Status and Order of Investigation.|
|Form C-55A.||Grand Jury Docket Index.|
|Form C-55B.||Grand Jury Docket.|
|Form ADFD-1||Attorney's Fee Declaration (Adult) For Appointments made prior to 6-14-2011.|
|Form ADFD-2||Attorney's Fee Declaration (Adult) For Appointments made on or after 6-14-2011|
|Form C-62C||Court Reporter Fee Declaration.|
|Form C-64.||Complaint and Warrant (Felonies, Misdemeanors, or Violations - District
or Municipal Court).
|Form C-64b.||Complaint (Worthless Negotiable Instrument-District Court).|
|Form C-64c.||Complaint and Warrant (Worthless Negotiable Instrument-District Court).|
|Form C-65a.||Alias Warrant of Arrest for Failure of Defendant to Appear.|
|Form C-65b.||Warrant of Arrest-Probationer.|
|Form C-67.||Warrant/Summons Log.|
|Form C-74.||Plea of Guilty / Waiver of Rights (Plea Entered Before Magistrate Scheduled Non-Traffic Offenses.|
|Form C-76.||Application for Reduction of Penalty Assessed Under the Demand
Reduction Assessment Act.
|Form C-77.||Summons to Appear.|
|Form C-79.||Order - Requiring Defendant to Pay Certain Amount(s) of Money
to the Clerk of Court.
|Form C-80.||Order on Initial Appearance|
|Form C-81.||Advice of Rights on Initial Appearance Before Judge or
|Form C-82.||Advice of Rights on Initial Appearance Before Judge or
Magistrate (Misdemeanor or Municipal Ordinance Violation).
|Form C-87.||Notice to Show Cause for Failure to Pay Fine, Costs, Restitution,
or Other Costs.
Table of Sample Forms
|Sample Form 1.||Complaint on Appeal - Municipal Ordinance Cases.|
|Sample Form 2.||Complaint on Appeal (Misdemeanor Cases).|
|Sample Form 3.||Information.|
|Sample Form 4.||Motion to Suppress Illegally Seized Evidence.|
|Sample Form 5.||Notice on Appearance by Counsel.|
|Sample Form 6.||Notice to Defendant of Waiver of Right to be Present.|
|Sample Form 7.||Restraining Order.|
|Sample Form 8.||Motion for Change of Place of Trial.|
|Sample Form 9.||Order for Change of Place of Trial.|
|Sample Form 10.||Jury Venire.|
|Sample Form 11.||Indictment.|
|Sample Form 12.||Notice of Arraignment.|
|Sample Form 13.||Motion to Strike Surplusage from Indictment or Information.|
|Sample Form 14.||Order Striking Matter as Surplusage from Indictment or Information.|
|Sample Form 15.||Motion for More Definite Statement.|
|Sample Form 16.||Motion for Consolidation of Offenses.|
|Sample Form 17.||Motion for Consolidation of Defendants for Trial.|
|Sample Form 18.||Motion to Compel Election or for Separate Trials.|
|Sample Form 19.||Motion for Severance of Defendants.|
|Sample Form 20.||Motion to Dismiss the Indictment.|
|Sample Form 21.||Plea Agreement.|
|Sample Form 22.||Order of Release and Grant of Motion to Dismiss for Defect in
Commencement of the Proceedings or in the Charge.
|Sample Form 23.||Notice of Appeal to the Court of Criminal Appeals from a Pre-trial
Order of the Circuit Court.
|Sample Form 24.||Request of State for Production by Defendant.|
|Sample Form 25.||Request of Defendant for Production by State.|
|Sample Form 26.||Motion for Protective Order.|
|Sample Form 27.||Order Granting Motion for Protective Order.|
|Sample Form 28.||Motion to Compel Discovery, Continuance and/or, to Impose
Sanctions for Noncompliance.
|Sample Form 29.||Order for Production by State.|
|Sample Form 30.||Order for Production by Defendant.|
|Sample Form 31.||Subpoena Request.|
|Sample Form 32.||Order to Appear (Subpoena).|
|Sample Form 33.||Subpoena Duces Tecum.|
|Sample Form 34.||Waiver of Jury.|
|Sample Form 35.||Stipulation for Jury of Less than Twelve - Applicable Only in
|Sample Form 36.||Motion for Judgment of Acquittal.|
|Sample Form 37.||Order - Judgment of Acquittal.|
|Sample Form 38.||Motion for Judgment of Acquittal or in the Alternative for New Trial
or Arrest of Judgment.
|Sample Form 39.||Forms of Verdict.|
|Sample Form 40.||Motion for New Trial.|
|Sample Form 41.||Motion in Arrest of Judgment.|
|Sample Form 42.||Motion to Hold After Verdict of Not Guilty by Reason of Mental
Disease or Defect Pending Commitment Hearing.
|Sample Form 43.||Order of Probable Cause.|
|Sample Form 44.||Commitment for Examination by Mental Health Experts.|
|Sample Form 45.||Order of Commitment.|
|Sample Form 46.||Conditional Order of Release from Custody of the Department of
Mental Health and Mental Retardation.
|Sample Form 47.||Order of Release from Commitment.|
|Sample Form 48.||Order for Presentence Report.|
|Sample Form 49.||Order of Probation.|
|Sample Form 50.||Order of Discharge from Probation.|
|Sample Form 51.||Order and Summons to Appear for Revocation Hearing.|
|Sample Form 52.||Motion for Correction of Clerical Mistake.|
|Sample Form 53.||Notice of Appeal to the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals (Direct
Appeal from Municipal/District Court).
|Sample Form 54.||Notice of Appeal to the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals by the
Trial Court Clerk.
|Sample Form 55.||Citation for Contempt.|
|Sample Form 56.||Recommended Uniform Juror Questionnaire.|