JCUS hearings on amendments to the federal rules of bankruptcy procedure
Sharon Edmondson, Washington Legislative Team Member | August 25, 2015
The JCUS Advisory Committee on the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure has proposed an amendment to Bankruptcy Rules 1001
(Scope of Rules and Forms: https://www.law.cornell.edu/rules/frbp/rule_1001) and 1006 (Filing Fee: https://www.law.cornell.edu/rules/frbp/rule_1006).
The text of the proposed rule amendment and the accompanying Committee Notes can be found here.
The deadline for written comments and suggestions is February 16, 2016. Public hearings regarding the Bankruptcy Rules are scheduled for 1/22/16 (DC) and 1/29/16 (Pasadena, CA).