Notice of Proposed Amendments to Local Rules and Forms, Comment Deadline November 18, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

 

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 amendments to its local rules and local forms, many of which are being amended to incorporate changes in the federal bankruptcy rules scheduled to take effect on December 1, 2016.  Copies of the proposed amendments are available here as well as on our website.

Comments on the proposed local rule and form changes should be received by  November 18, 2016.  Comments can be made by email to Susan_Thurston@rib.uscourts.gov or in writing addressed to:

Susan M. Thurston, Clerk
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Rhode Island
380 Westminster St., 6th Floor
Providence, Rhode Island 02903

Absent any further change, the proposed rule and form changes will take effect on December 1, 2016.