Proposed Amendments to the Federal Bankruptcy Rules Published for Public Comment - Comments due by 2/15/18

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

 

In 2017, the Judicial Conference Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure approved publication of proposed amendments to the following bankruptcy rules and forms:

  • Bankruptcy Rules 2002, 4001, 6007, 9036, 9037, and Official Form 410

​The comment period opened in August 2017, and closes on February 15, 2018.

Read the text of the proposed amendments and supporting materials:

Preliminary Draft of Proposed Amendments to the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, and Criminal Procedure, the Federal Rules of Evidence, the Rules Governing Section 2254 Cases in the United States District Courts, and the Rules Governing Section 2255 Proceedings for the United States District Courts (pdf)

Submit or Review Comments on the Proposed Amendments to Bankruptcy Rules 2002, 4001, 6007, 9036, 9037, and Official Form 410