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.

Fri, 11/08/2013

 

Effective December 1, 2013, Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 1007(b)(7) allows an approved personal financial management course provider to notify the Court directly when an individual debtor completes a post-petition instructional...

Thu, 11/07/2013

 

Amendments to the following Official Bankruptcy Forms will take effect on December 1, 2013:

B3A Application for Individuals to Pay the Filing Fee in Installments
B3B Application to Have the Chapter 7 Filing Fee Waived...

Fri, 11/01/2013

  At its September 2013 session, the Judicial Conference approved several changes to the ...

Wed, 10/09/2013

 

General Order 13-03:  In the absence of appropriations or a continuing resolution, this court adopts the following contingency plan to enable it to fulfill its...

Wed, 10/02/2013

 

General Order 13-02:  This matter comes before the court sua sponte.  The court finds that due to the "shut down" of the United States government on September 30...

Tue, 09/24/2013

 

The current 14-year term of office of Robert E. Nugent, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Kansas at Wichita, Kansas, is due...

Wed, 08/28/2013

 

Letter from Chief Judge Freudenthal to our Congressional Delegation regarding the impact of sequestration.

View the Letter

Mon, 08/19/2013

 

The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Bankruptcy and Civil Rules have proposed amendments to their respective rules and forms, and requested that the proposals...

Thu, 06/27/2013

 

General Order 13-01:  In order to facilitate the provisions of 11 U.S.C. § 1112(b), the court finds that it is necessary to establish the following procedures for dismissal or...

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