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IN THE UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF KANSAS
STANDING ORDER NO. 12-2
ORDER ADOPTING REVISED INTERIM FEDERAL
RULE OF BANKRUPTCY PROCEDURE 1007-I AND ABROGATING D. KAN. BK. S.O. 10-1
On October 20, 2008, the President signed the National Guard and Reservists Debt Relief Act of
2008, Pub. L. No. 110-438, which amended 11 U.S.C. § 707(b)(2). The Act provides a temporary
exclusion from the application of the bankruptcy means test for reservists and certain members of the
National Guard. Although the Act became effective December 19, 2008, the effective date of the Act did
not provide sufficient time to promulgate rules after appropriate public notice and an opportunity for
Acting on behalf of the Judicial Conference, the Executive Committee approved the transmission
of revised Interim Rule 1007-I to the district courts with a recommendation that it be adopted through a
local rule or standing order.
On December 1, 2012 amendments to Fed. R. Bankr. P. 1007 modify the substance of Interim
Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure by changing the deadline for submission of a list of creditors in an
In consideration of the foregoing, and pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2071, Rule 83 of the Federal Rules
of Civil Procedure and Rule 9029 of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure,
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that revised Interim Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 1007-I is
adopted in its entirety and without change by the judges of this court.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that this Standing Order abrogates D. Kan. Bk. S.O. 10-1, shall
become effective December 1, 2012, and shall remain in effect until further order of the court.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
Dated this 2nd day of November, 2012.
s/ Robert E. Nugent
ROBERT E. NUGENT
s/ Janice Miller Karlin
JANICE MILLER KARLIN
s/ Dale L. Somers
DALE L. SOMERS
s/ Robert D. Berger
ROBERT D. BERGER
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