News & Announcements

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court.  You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.


 

Wed, 10/21/2015

Please be advised that most official bankruptcy forms are scheduled to be replaced with substantially revised, reformatted, and renumbered versions effective December 1, 2015. Use of the revised official forms will begin on that date. Attorneys...

Thu, 10/01/2015

Please be advised that most official bankruptcy forms are scheduled to be replaced with substantially revised, reformatted, and renumbered versions effective December 1, 2015. Use of the revised official forms will begin on that date. Attorneys...

Thu, 09/10/2015

The Claims Activity Report available on this court's CM/ECF system has been updated to include a check-box for "Only cases to which I am linked," giving users the convenient ability to monitor claims activity in only their cases.

Mon, 08/31/2015

The Clerk's Office of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Urbana, Illinois, will be closed from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM on Wednesday, September 2, for staff training. The Bankruptcy Clerk's office will reopen for business at 3:00 PM. Please note CM/ECF will...

Fri, 06/05/2015

The docket event previously used to file a motion to extend/impose the stay has been changed. Two docket events are now available. One is for motions to extend the stay and the other is for motions to impose the stay. Please make sure that you...

Thu, 06/04/2015

Beginning June 4, 2015, the United States Bankrupcty Court for the Central District of Illinois, Peoria Division, made certain digital audio files of court proceedings available through the PACER system. Attorneys who receive a Notice of...

Mon, 06/01/2015

The Bankruptcy Court is not affected by the recent reorganization of the divisional offices of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois (...

Thu, 05/14/2015

The model plan form for all Chapter 13 cases filed in the Springfield Division has been revised and use of the form marked “Revised 5/15” in the upper right corner is now mandatory. The revised form contains a number of boxes in various sections...

Thu, 04/16/2015

Debtor Electronic Noticing (DeBN) is a free and voluntary program available for debtors to request email delivery of court notices and orders. 

So far this year, we have had 24 debtors request DeBN, 10 of which are pro se debtors.

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Thu, 03/12/2015

All offices of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of Illinois will be closed Friday, April 3, 2015.

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