Procedures Manual


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Revisions to Local Rules came into effect on February 10th, 2014. View the changes



Recent Changes to Procedures




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Useful links

Local rules

Official forms

ECF Administrative Procedures for attorneys

How to find the correct event in CM/ECF

How to get electronic notification of filings

Required documents for filing a bankruptcy petition

Current filing fees

How to prepare mailing lists / Certificates of Service

Help! I'm locked out of ECF

Viewing missed Notices of Electronic Filing

I've filed bankruptcy before. Can I file again now?

How to view or get copies of documents on a case


For limited users

Getting started

Instructions for filing documents

ECF Administrative Procedures for limited users