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05/06/15 The Honorable David R. Jones was appointed Chief Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of Texas effective May 6, 2015
04/22/15 Judge George C. Hanks, Jr. Appointed United States District Judge, Galveston and Victoria Divisions
04/16/15 Judge Alfred H. Bennett Appointed United States District Judge, Houston Division
03/11/15 Bankruptcy Court Adopts New Local Rules and Fixed Fee Agreement Forms - Effective March 11, 2015
01/01/15 Bankruptcy Court adopts new Uniform Plan and Motion for Valuation of Collateral form and Plan Summary and Statistical Cover Sheet and Emergency withdrawal Application effective January 1, 2015.
07/10/13 Debtors in bankruptcy cases may now register to receive email notice in their cases
05/24/12 Order of Reference to Bankruptcy Judges (District Court General Order 2012-6)
03/04/09 Under Judicial Conference Policy, parties are responsible for redacting from transcripts filed with the Bankruptcy Court, information protected by the E-Government Act of 2002 and Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9037, effective March 9, 2009
06/19/08 Warning: Parties must redact protected information from transcripts and other civil, criminal, and bankruptcy papers
03/15/07 Mandatory Electronic Filing in Bankruptcy Court, effective March 12, 2007 (General Order 2007-1)
Forms, Fees & Rules Judges' Procedures & Schedules
Filing for Bankruptcy without an Attorney General Orders
Unclaimed Funds  
Bankruptcy Electronic Case Filing (ECF)
Live Bankruptcy CM/ECF Administrative Procedures
Training Bankruptcy CM/ECF Bankruptcy CM/ECF Registration
Bankruptcy PACER (records) Registration Form for Creditors
PACER Account Information (800)-676-6856 Registration Form for Financial Management Course Providers
Filing Fee Payment On-line (Pay.Gov) Bankruptcy Electronic Filing FAQ
How to electronically file documents under seal in the Southern District of Texas Bankruptcy Court  
Miscellaneous Links / Documents
National Creditor Registration Service Privately Funded Seminars Disclosure by Judge
Bankruptcy Basics - Fundamentos del Proceso de Quiebra Bankruptcy Fraud Hotline
Interactive Copy and Search Request Forms Judicial Misconduct or Disability