Automatic Adjustments of Certain Dollar Amounts in the Bankruptcy Code and Official Bankruptcy Forms Effective April 1, 2013

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On April 1, 2013, automatic adjustments to the dollar amounts stated in various provisions of the Bankruptcy Code and one provision in Title 28 of the United States Code will become effective.  The amended dollar amounts will apply to cases filed on or after April 1, 2013.

As a result, Official Bankruptcy Forms, as listed in the following table, are being revised to incorporate adjustments to dollar amounts that become effective April 1, 2013.  The revised forms will be available at no cost on the Forms webpage of the Court’s website www.cacb.uscourts.gov as soon as the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts has made them available in a fillable format.  The revised forms will also be available for a fee at the Intake Sections of all of the Court’s five divisions.

Official Form Number  Official Form Title
B1  Voluntary Petition
B 6C  Schedule C - Property Claimed as Exempt
B 6E Schedule E - Creditors Holding Unsecured Priority Claims
B 7 Statement of Financial Affairs
B 10 Proof of Claim
B 22A Statement of Current Monthly Income and Means Test Calculation (Chapter 7)
B 22C  Statement of Current Monthly Income and Calculation of Commitment Period and Disposable Income (Chapter 13)

 

Information regarding dollar amount changes in the revised forms is available at: www.uscourts.gov/FormsAndFees/Forms/BankruptcyForms/BankruptcyFormsPendingChanges.aspx.

KATHLEEN J. CAMPBELL
CLERK OF COURT

March 19, 2013
PN-13-006