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Manual Updated: 3/2/15

United States Bankruptcy Court
Southern District of California
325 W F Street, San Diego, CA 92101
619-557-5620

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With the March 1, 2015, release of the revised Local Bankruptcy Rules (LBR) and Administrative Procedures, the following procedures are either updated or new.

Updated Procedures:

Pursuant to LBR 5005-4(c), along with the Declaration Re: Electronic Filing (CSD 1801), the Amendment (CSD 1100) and the Balance of Schedules and/or Chapter 13 Plan (CSD 1099) must provide the debtor(s)' original signature(s) in a scanned format. ( "/s/ typed name of debtor" will not be accepted.) However, the attorney signature may be in "/s/ attorney name" format .

Pursuant to LBR 9034, a Statement of Position from the US Trustee must be requested for the following matters: Motion to Extend Time to File Schedules in Chapter 7, 11, or 12 Cases; Application to Employ (attorneys and other professionals); Application to Employ Auctioneer; Application/Motion to Appoint and Application for Entry of Final Decree.  The instructions for obtaining a Statement of Position from the U.S. Trustee are listed in these procedures.

Pursuant to LBR 9034-2, a Statement of Position from the Chapter 13 Trustee must be requested for the following matters: Motion to Extend Time to File Schedules/Statements or Plan in Chapter 13 Cases; Motion to Sell (real or personal property) and Motion to Sell Free and Clear of Liens.  The instructions for obtaining a Statement of Position from the Chapter 13 Trustee are listed in these procedures.

The Application to Pay Filing Fees in Installments (CSD 1006 has returned to two installment payments within a 30-day period.

The objection due date deadline has changed from 28 + 3 days to 21 +3 days for Notice of Intended Action and Opportunity for Hearing (CSD 1180) and has changed from 28 + 3 to 14 + 3 days for Notice of Objection to Debtor’s Claim of Exemption and Opportunity for Hearing (CSD 1140).

The Certificate of Compliance with Early Conference of Counsel (CSD 3018) is no longer required to be filed along with the Notice of Pretrial Status Conference (CSD 3019).

New Procedures:

Chapter 7 Statement of Monthly Income (B22A-1)/Exemption Presumption of Abuse(B22A-1Supp) combines and replaces the Chapter 7 Statement of Current Monthly Income (B22A-1) and Chapter 7 Statement of Exemption from Presumption of Abuse (B 22A-1Supp) procedures.

Notice of Hearing and Motion for Review and Conditional Approval of Individual Chapter 11 Combined Plan of Reorganization and Disclosure Statement (CSD 1153).  The new accompanying order form is (CSD 1154) Order Granting Conditional Approval of Individual Chapter 11 Combined Plan of Reorganization and Disclosure Statement.

UST Statement of Position – Objects

UST Statement of Position – no objection/position

UST Statement of Position – no objection/position (limited access)

 

 

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