BANKRUPTCY RULE 4001-1

 

Effective December 1, 2015:

Pursuant to Amended General Order dated November 4, 2015 regarding bankruptcy form changes effective December 1, 2015, the certification referred to in this local rule is now two separate certifications and no longer included in the voluntary petition. See Form 101A Initial Statement About an Eviction Judgment Against You and See Form 101B Statement About Payment of an Eviction Judgment Against You.

DEPOSIT OF RENT AND TRANSMITTAL OF RENT TO LESSOR

 

(A)             Any deposit of rent made by or on behalf of a debtor, pursuant to § 362(l)(1)(B), shall be in the form of a certified check or money order payable to the order of the lessor and delivered to the clerk of court upon filing of the petition and certification made under § 362(l)(1)(A).

(B)             The debtor shall file a copy of the judgment of eviction with the petition.

(C)            Upon receipt of the certified check or money order and a copy of the judgment of eviction, the clerk of court shall transmit the certified check or money order to the lessor by certified mail/return receipt requested to the address listed on the petition.