(1) If an applicant has filed a genuine steps statement the respondent must file the respondent's genuine steps statement, in accordance with Form 11, before the return date fixed in the originating application.
(2) The respondent's genuine steps statement must comply with section 7 of the Civil Dispute Resolution Act.
(3) The respondent's genuine steps statement must be no more than 2 pages.
Note 1: Civil Dispute Resolution Act is defined in the Dictionary.
Note 2: Rule 8.02 requires an applicant in a proceeding to which the Civil Dispute Resolution Act applies to file an applicant's genuine dispute resolution statement at the same time as the originating application is filed.