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.

October 18, 2018

The Court’s chapter 13 plan has been revised.  The new plan becomes effective on January 1, 2019 and must be used in all cases filed on or after that date.  The new plan can be found on the court’s website.  In cases that were filed... more

May 14, 2018

Please be advised that the Creditor Mailing Addresses list has been updated. Please click here to view the updated list.

May 8, 2018

General Order 18-1 vacating General Order 17-2 was posted on the Administrative/General Orders page.

April 16, 2018


Press release regarding the passing of the Honorable Kenneth J Meyers.

Please click here.

November 16, 2017

In all chapter 13 cases filed on or after January 1, 2018 (and in any case that converts to chapter 13 on or after January 1, 2018), the following additional language will be added to the confirmation order:

“Interests in... more

November 3, 2017

New and Amended Bankruptcy Rules and Amended Bankruptcy Forms Effective December 1, 2017.  Please click here to view an important notice.

October 31, 2017


General Order 17-1 regarding Local Rule 1006(A) was posted on the Administratrive/General Orders page.

October 24, 2017

Please click here to view a notice for appointment to panel of Chapter 7 Trustees in the US Bankruptcy Court of the Central District of Illinois.

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