U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Louisiana

Summary - Proposed Amendments and Forms

Pursuant to the authority of the district court as provided in Rule 9029 of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure, public notice is given of the proposed amendments to the Local Rules of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

Comments may be made in writing by July 9, 2012 via email to:


or by mail to:

Clerk of Court
United States Bankruptcy Court
ATTN: Rule Changes
500 Poydras St., Suite B-601
New Orleans, LA 70130

The proposed local rule amendments refer to administrative procedures that are contained in the Administrative Procedures Manual, the Section A Procedures, and the Section B Procedures. These procedures manuals are compilations of existing administrative procedures.

May 8, 2012
R. Marla Hamilton, Clerk

Proposed Amendments to the Local Rules

Administrative Procedures

Section A Procedures

Section B Procedures

Sample Forms