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Rules and Procedures

Please check the News & Announcements section of this web site periodically for updates to the Local Rules, Forms, and Procedures.

Earlier versions of the Court's Rules, Procedures Manual, and Implementation Order are now in the Archives section of this web site.  The revised CM/ECF Administrative Procedures are included in the revised Procedures Manual.

The Judges of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri have approved for notice and comment proposed amendments to Local Rules. If approved, these amendments to the Local Rules would become effective December 1, 2019. The text of the proposed rules is available here. Comments will be accepted through 07/26/2019 and can be submitted via email to the Local Rules Committee.

- Explanation of Substantive Changes to the Local Rules for 12/01/2019

- Revisions to the Local Rules for 12/01/2019

- New Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure - Effective December 1, 2019 - Redline


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