News & Announcements

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court.

Fri, 2016-05-06
Notice of Adoption- Please be advised that the court has issued General Order...
Tue, 2016-04-26
Bankruptcy Attorneys: Now that the 6'th Floor construction work is complete, there are two new agencies located on this floor -- Federal Highway and the Social Security Office of Inspector General.   We have been informed that attorneys and their...
Wed, 2016-04-20
April has been designated by Congress as National Financial Literacy Month.  In honor of this initiative, the Bankruptcy Court has created a new webpage providing links to several excellent free resources for acquiring good financial habits.  Please...
Tue, 2016-04-12
Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2071(b), the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Rhode Island invites public comment on the proposed amendment to Local Rules 3015-1 and 9013-3, as well as Local Form 3015-1.1 (form chapter 13 plan). Copies of the...
Tue, 2016-03-15
Revised Dollar Amounts in Official Forms 106C, 107, 122A-2, 122C-2, 201, 207, 410, Director's Forms 2000 and 2830, and certain instructions, effective April 1, 2016. Automatic adjustments will be made on April 1, 2016, to dollar amounts stated in...
Fri, 2016-02-19
Please enjoy our latest issue of On the Docket.
Fri, 2016-02-19
The adjusted Census Bureau State Median Family Income Data will be available March 14, 2016, via the Department of Justice’s U.S. Trustee Program website. The new figures apply...
Wed, 2016-02-10
The Rhode Island Bankruptcy Court will be closed on Monday, February 15th for the Presidents' Day Holiday.
Tue, 2016-02-09
As part of the Court's migration to a centralized ECF server environment, the Court's Electronic Case Filing ("ECF") system will be taken down and unavailable for receiving electronic filings from 5:30 PM Friday, February 12, 2016 until ...
Fri, 2016-02-05
Please see the attached vacancy announcements for an Intake Clerk and Generalist Clerk at the First...

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