Proposed Amendments

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

The Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy Rules (the “Committee”) has published proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure as well as some forms. Most significantly, the Committee has proposed a standardized Chapter 13 Model Form Plan that would be utilized in all jurisdictions. The proposed rules and forms can be located at .

The Proposed Bankruptcy Rule and Form changes begin at page 73 of the PDF file. The public and practitioners are encouraged to review the proposed changes and submit comments on or before February 17, 2015.

Comments may be submitted electronically at!docketDetail;D=USC-RULES-BK-2014-0001