AO Broadcast Summary:

Monday, December 3, 2012

Congress has taken no action on the amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy and Criminal Procedure approved by the Supreme Court on April 23, 2012, and transmitted to Congress on April 24, 2012. Under the Rules Enabling Act, 28 U.S.C. §§ 2071-75, the following amendments take effect on December 1, 2012: Bankruptcy Rules 1007, 2015, 3001, 7054 and 7056; and Criminal Rules 5 and 15, and new Rule 37.