Rules and Forms
Monday, December 1, 2014 is the effective date for upcoming changes to Bankruptcy Federal and Local Rules, Forms and Fees.
The amendments to the federal bankruptcy rules can be accessed at: /sites/default/files/announcements/congressional-package-for-congress-1.pdf
The amendments to the local bankruptcy rules can be accessed at: http://www.rib.uscourts.gov/?q=news/notice-adoption-amendments-local-bankruptcy-rules-and-forms-effective-1212014
The bankruptcy form changes can be accessed at: http://www.uscourts.gov/FormsAndFees/Forms/BankruptcyForms/BankruptcyFormsPendingChanges.aspx
The bankruptcy fee changes can be accessed at: /sites/default/files/announcements/miscellaneous%20fee%20schedule%20dec%202014-1.pdf
Training Materials: The court has created a Power-Point and reference charts summarizing these changes:
The 2013 Edition of the R.I. Bankruptcy Rule book is now on sale at the Clerk’s Office for $16.00 per copy. In addition, Local Rule books can be conveniently ordered through our on-line Local Rule Book Store accessed from the front page of the Rhode Island Bankruptcy Court’s website.
All book store, fax, or phone-in orders require a Federal Express account number to cover shipping costs. Mail in orders should include a self addressed stamped envelope. The book weighs approximately 1 pound 9 ounces.