Local Rules

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Proposed Individual Chapter 11 Plan and Disclosure Statement Available for Comment

The local rules committee has posted for comment a draft individual chapter 11 model plan and draft disclosure statement.  Comments may be submitted to local_rules@azb.uscourts.gov.

Local Rules for practicing in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Arizona, are published below.  These include revisions made through May 14, 2012.

Use the links below to view the individual local rules in Web format.

Sample Forms

Archived Local Rules

The following PDF downloads contain all of the local rules and interim rules for Arizona Bankruptcy, effective March 1, 2007

The following PDF download contains the Local Rules governing Chapter 13 practice in cases filed before October 17, 2005.

Local Rule 5095-1 (prior rule).  Applies to all funds held on deposit in the Registry Account  of the court deposited with the court prior to June 1, 2012

Bankruptcy Appellate Panel (BAP)

The Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's website can be found here:  http://www.ca9.uscourts.gov/bap/.  The website contains links to the BAP local rules, forms, notices and litigants manual, as well as other helpful information.