2017 California Rules of Court Rule 3.1320. Demurrers (a)Grounds separately stated Each ground of demurrer must be in a separate paragraph and must state whether it applies to the entire complaint, cross-complaint, or answer, or to specified causes of action or defenses. (Subd (a) amended effective January 1, 2007.) (b)Demurrer not directed to all causes of action A demurrer to a cause of action may be filed without answering other causes of action. (Subd (b) adopted effective January 1,2007.) (c)Notice of hearing A party filing a demurrer must serve and file therewith a notice of hearing that must specify a hearing date in accordance with the provisions of Code of Civil Procedure section 1005 and, if service is by electronic means, in accordance with the requirements of Code of Civil Procedure section 1010.6(a)(4) and rule 2.251(h)(2). (Subd (c) amended effective January 1, 2016; adopted as subd (b); previously amended effective July 1, 2000; previously amended and relettered as subd (c) effective January 1, 2007.) (d)Date of hearing Demurrers must be set for hearing not more than 35 days following the filing of the demurrer or on the first date available to the court thereafter. For good cause shown, the court may order the hearing held on an earlier or later day on notice prescribed by the court. Download Limbo Emulator For Android. (Subd (d) amended and lettered effective January 1, 2007; adopted as part of subd (b).) (e)Caption A demurrer must state, on the first page immediately below the number of the case, the name of the party filing the demurrer and the name of the party whose pleading is the subject of the demurrer.