December 1, 2017 Federal and Local Rule and Form Changes Take Effect Today

12/01/2017 - According to the clerk for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Rhode Island, December 1, 2017, is the effective date for many federal and local bankruptcy rule and form changes, including the District of Rhode Island's Chapter 13 Plan form (3015-1.1).   Please see their website for helpful resources on these changes such as their On the Docket publication with charts, Training Document, and links to the red-line and clean version of the local rule and form changes posted on their website. Use of an incorrect form will result in the filing being treated as defective and requiring a corrective action.