Changes to Miscellaneous Fee Schedules Effective June 1, 2014

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

The Judicial Conference has amended and increased filing fees for bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings. The administrative fee, which is assessed at filing in every bankruptcy case, was formerly $46 for each chapter. On June 1, 2014, the administrative fee will be raised to $75 for chapters 7, 12, 13, and $550 for chapters 9, 11, 15. To access additional information on the Miscellaneous Fee Schedule press here:

The fee for filing a complaint in an adversary proceeding is being raised to $350 from $293, which is the same as the filing fee for a civil case in district courts.

 

Chapter

Current Fee

New Fee
June 1, 2014

7

$306 

$335 

9

$1,213 

$1,717 

11

$1,213 

$1,717 

12

$246 

$275 

13

$281 

$310 

15

$1,213 

$1,717 

Adversary Complaint

$293 

$350 

 

The fee for motions to split a joint debtor case for individuals for chapters 7, 11, 12, 13 will be the same as this increased administrative fee.

If you have any questions, please email us at ecftrain@alnb.uscourts.gov.