(b) Enlargement. When by these rules or by a notice given thereunder or by order of court an act is required or allowed to be done at or within a specified time, the court for cause shown may at any time in its discretion (1) with or without motion or notice order the period enlarged if request therefor is made before the expiration of the period originally prescribed or as extended by a previous order, or (2) upon motion made after the expiration of the specified period permit the act to be done where the failure to act was the result of excusable neglect. The court may not extend the time for taking any action specified in any statute, except to the extent and under the conditions stated in the statutes.
(e) Additional Time After Service by Mail, Electronic, or Certain Other Methods. Whenever a party has the right or is required to do some act or take some proceedings within a prescribed period after the service of a notice or other paper upon the party and the notice or paper is served under § 6‑1105(b)(2)(B), (D), (E), or (F), three days shall be added to the prescribed period.
Rule 6(e) amended June 25, 2008, effective July 18, 2008. Renumbered and codified as § 6-1106(e), effective July 18, 2008.
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