Motion to Remove Document Pursuant to Fed.R.Bankr.P. 9037 (Limited Users)



How to file:

Location of event: Bankruptcy > Limited Users > Remove Document Pursuant to Fed.R.Bankr.P. 9037


Things to be aware of when filing: Use of the court's sample form is recommended.



This procedure is for limited users only. See separate procedure if you are an attorney filer.


FRBP 9037

General Information


Filing Requirements



Step by Step Instructions


  1. Log into ECF


  1. File an amended version of the document that contained the personal identifiers.


  2. Select Bankruptcy > Limited Users


  3. Enter case number. Click Next


  4. Select Remove Document Pursuant to Fed.R.Bankr.P. 9037, Motion to from the event list and click Next


  1. Select the party filer and click Next.  If the party is not listed, click on Add/Create New Party


  2. Review warning notice displayed and click Next


  3. Browse to select correct PDF file. Click Next


  1. Select appropriate radio button and click Next


  1. If you selected Yes (to indicate that you are seeking to hide a claim), a list of all claims filed on the case is displayed. Click on the claim that you are seeking to hide, then click on the Next button at the bottom of the page (you may need to scroll down to see this button).  


Note: If you have already filed an amended claim, this is the claim that will appear in the list. Select that amended claim - when the Court removes the document, they will ensure that the original claim, not the amended claim, is removed.


If you selected No (to indicate that you are seeking to hide any other type of document), a category list is displayed. Click Next, then check the box next to the document which your Motion seeks to hide and click Next


  1. Fee amount is displayed. Click Next


  1. Click Next


  1. Verify final docket text. If correct, click Next to submit and to review Notice of Electronic Filing.