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Final Decree in Chapter 11 Cases

Local Rule Number: 
Rule 3022-1
3000 Series

(A)       Deadline for Filing Final Report and Motion for Entry of Final Decree.  Unless otherwise provided in the confirmation order, the proponent of the plan shall file the Local Form “Final Report and Motion for Entry of Final Decree”, in a non-individual chapter 11 case, not later than 60 days after the order confirming the plan becomes final, and in an individual chapter 11 case, upon completion of all payments under the confirmed plan, or if applicable, upon the filing of a motion by an individual debtor seeking entry of a discharge prior to completion of payments under the plan under 11 U.S.C. §1141(d)(5).

(B)       Required Local Form Statement in Individual Cases.  In an individual chapter 11 case, not later than 60 days after completion of all payments under the confirmed plan, or if applicable, upon the filing of a motion seeking entry of a discharge prior to completion of payments under the plan under 11 U.S.C. §1141(d)(5), the debtor shall also file the Local Form “Notice of Deadline to Object to Debtor’s Statement Re: 11 U.S.C. §522(q)(1) Applicability, Payment of Domestic Support Obligations, and [For Chapter 11 Cases Only] Applicability of Financial Management Course and Statement Regarding Eligibility to Receive a Discharge”.  This statement shall be served on negative notice on all parties of record.  Any interested party who fails to file and serve a written objection to the statement within 30 days shall be deemed to have consented to entry of the final decree and discharge of debtor.  A certificate of service shall be filed as provided by Local Rule 2002-1(F).