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.

August 28, 2015

The court's Electronic Case Filing System (CM/ECF) is currently operational.  Thank you for your patience.

August 12, 2015
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Illinois is soliciting bids from audio visual contractors for a courtroom audio systems improvement project.  The project includes upgrading existing digital signal... more
July 21, 2015

The Chapter 13 Procedures Manual and Chapter 13 Plan has been revised.

Please click here to review the revised manual.

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May 28, 2015

Effective in Chapter 13 cases filed June 1, 2015, a confirmation hearing date will be scheduled and noticed within the 341 Meeting of Creditors Notice mailed by the Chapter 13... more

April 3, 2015

An important change was recently made to the 'Notice of Objection to Claim - Chapter 13' form.

Please click here to review the revised form.

February 23, 2015

Please review the notice on the new Debtor Electronic Bankruptcy Noticing (DeBN) Program.

November 18, 2014

A revised Administrative Guide for Attorney's Staff - Effective 12/1/2014 has been posted.


October 30, 2014

Please click here to view the notice regarding amended bankruptcy rules, new and amended bankruptcy forms, and fee changes effective Decemer 1, 2014.... more