Local Rules, Procedures and Standing Orders

 

Local Rules

In the Central District of Illinois, the Bankruptcy Court does not have its own local rules.  The local rules of the District Court apply.  The official set of local rules is kept on the Local Rules page of the District Court's web site.

 

Procedures

 

Standing Orders

Standing Orders are orders entered by the court that are generally applicable to all proceedings before the court, subject to any limitations noted in a given standing order.  This court's active standing orders are listed below.  Only the standing orders listed below are currently in effect.

Standing Order   Effective
Date
General Order Re: Closure of Bankruptcy Court Operations in Danville, Illinois and Transfer of Bankruptcy Court Operations to Urbana, Illinois   01 Jun 2014
Standing Order Regarding Attorney Fees for Debtors' Counsel in Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 Cases - Danville Division (revised 1/1/14)   01 Jan 2014
Standing Order Regarding Attorney Fees for Debtor's Counsel in Chapter 7 and 13 Cases - Springfield Division (revised 1/1/14)   01 Jan 2014
Standing Order Regarding Attorney Fees for Debtors' Counsel in Chapter 13 Cases - Peoria and Urbana Divisions   01 Jan 2014
Standing Order Regarding Mandatory Use of Chapter 13 Plan Form -- Springfield Division   01 Jan 2014
Directives for Operations in the Absence of Appropriations for the District Court and Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of Illinois   09 Oct 2013
Standing Order Re Attorney Fees for Debtor's Counsel in Ch 7 and 13 Cases - Springfield Division (revised 1/1/12)   01 Jan 2012
Adoption of Revised Interim Bankruptcy Rule 1007-1   01 Dec 2010
Order Re Attorney Fees for Debtors' Counsel in Ch 7 and Ch 13 Proceedings - Danville Division   01 Jan 2010
Standing Order Re Attorney Fees for Debtor's Counsel in Ch 7 and 13 Cases - Peoria Division   01 Jan 2010
Repeal of General Orders Adopting Interim Bankruptcy Rules   01 Dec 2008
Third Amended General Order Authorizing Electronic Case Filing   10 Jan 2007
Amended General Order Assigning All Cases to the Electronic Filing System Effective April 12, 2004   10 Jan 2007
Revised Standing Order Regarding Credit Counseling   04 Oct 2006
Order Re Chapter 13 Pre-Confirmation Adequate Protection Payments   02 Aug 2006
Order re Filing of Payment Advices Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. 521(a)(1)(B)(iv)   05 Oct 2005
Standing Order re Disqualification of Judge (Judge Perkins)   20 Jul 2000
Order Assigning Cases   27 Feb 1989
Order on Pre-Trial Conference Rule - Danville Division   04 Jan 1989
Order on Pretrial Conferences in Adversary Proceedings - William Altenberger   22 Sep 1986