Amended Chapter 13 Plan


How to file:

Location of event: Bankruptcy > Plans & Disclosure Statements > Chapter 13 Plan - Amended (pre-Confirmation ONLY)


Things to be aware of when filing: Ensure that the number of the amendment (1st, 2nd, etc) is shown in the box at the top of the model plan.



11 USC 1323, 1329


General Information


Filing Requirements


Step-by-Step Instructions

1. Log into CM/ECF


2. Select Bankruptcy > Plans & Disclosure Statements 


3. Enter the case number (in the format xx-xxxxx) and click Next


4. Select Chapter 13 Plan - Amended (Pre-Confirmation ONLY) from the event list and click Next


5. Check box if jointly filing with another attorney, click Next.


6. If you indicated that you are filing jointly with other attorney(s), select additional attorney(s) and click Next


NOTE: You cannot add attorneys. Only attorneys who have previously entered an appearance will be available for selection.


7. Select the party filer.  If the party is not listed, click Add/Create New Party


Note: The "Attorney/Party Association” screen may appear. If your party selection was correct, check the box to create an association.


8. Browse to select the Plan (pdf file).  Click Next


9. Select the related plan that is being amended.  Click Next. (This step is skipped if this is the first amended plan to be filed.)


10. Final docket text is displayed. Click Next


11. Verify the final docket text; if correct, click Next to submit your document(s).


Note: The Notice of Electronic Filing displays giving you the document number. Copies of this notice are immediately e-mailed to all participants who receive electronic notification in the case.



Curing Deficiencies

If the Amended Plan is deficient, a new Amended Plan must be filed prior to the deficiency deadline using the instructions above, or the deficient plan may be stricken or the case dismissed.