BANKRUPTCY RULE 4008-1

REAFFIRMATION AGREEMENTS

 

(A)    All reaffirmation agreements filed with the court shall substantially conform to procedural form B240A/B ALT Reaffirmation Agreement.

(B)    Reaffirmation agreements containing deficiencies may be deemed incomplete and an order to comply may be issued specifically outlining the deficiencies. Deficiencies that may prompt an order to comply include, but are not limited to:

(1)           improper form, such as any form that does not substantially conform to procedural form B240A/B ALT;

(2)           lack of requisite signatures on form;

(3)           incomplete Debtor's Statement in Support of Reaffirmation Agreement;

(4)           lack of a motion seeking court approval of reaffirmation agreement (pro se filers only); or

(5)           missing or incomplete Reaffirmation Agreement Cover Sheet (Form B27).

(C)    If defects are not cured within 14 days of the date of the order to comply, the court may schedule a hearing.