Local Rules and Orders

Notice of Proposed Amendments to Local Rules and Forms,
effective December 1, 2014  - Comment Deadline:  11/7/14 & 11/21/14

The Bankruptcy Court for the District of Rhode Island invites public comment through November 7, 2014 on proposed amendments to the local rules and forms. Click here to view and comment.  Also, comments on two additional rule changes published on October 29 may be made by November 21, 2014 here.

Local Rule Books:  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.