Local Rules and Orders

Notice of Adoption of Amendments to Local Rules and Forms,
Effective December 1, 2014 

On November 24, 2014 the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Rhode Island, signed General Order 14-002 amending local rules and forms which take effect on December 1, 2014. See Notice of Adoption and Clean and Red-Lined Versions of the Local Rule Changes. 

Local Rule Books:  The 2013 Edition of the R.I. Bankruptcy Rule book (with 2014 supplement) is 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 StoreAll 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.