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Proposed Federal Rules and Forms Amendments Published for Public Comment

On June 6, 2023, the Judicial Conference Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure (Standing Committee) approved publication of proposed amendments to the following:

  • Appellate Rules 6 and 39;
  • Bankruptcy Rules 3002.1 and 8006;
    • Official Bankruptcy Forms 410, 410C13-M1, 410C13-M1R, 410C13-N, 410C13-NR, 410C13-M2, and 410C13-M2R; and
  • Civil Rules 16, 26, and new Rule 16.1

The comment period is open from August 15, 2023 to February 16, 2024.  Read the text of the proposed amendments and supporting materials here.  For more information, including how to submit or review comments on the proposed amendments, click here.