On November 4, 2011, the USTP posted new proposed guidelines for reviewing applications for compensation and reimbursement of expenses filed by attorneys in larger chapter 11 cases. Public comments on the proposed guidelines have been accepted since the initial posting. In addition, the USTP conducted a public meeting to discuss the proposed fee guidelines on June 4, 2012. Based on the comments received, the USTP has issued updated proposed fee guidelines which are available for public comment through November 23, 2012. All comments received, as well as the transcript from the public meeting, are available for review.
|Final Rules in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), or Proposed Rules in the Federal Register:|
|Date Published||Subject||Other Formats|
|March 14, 2013||Final Rule - Application Procedures and Criteria for Approval of Nonprofit Budget and Credit Counseling Agencies by United States Trustees||[PDF - 690 KB]|
|March 14,2013||Final Rule - Application Procedures and Criteria for Approval of Providers of a Personal Financial Management Instructional Course by United States Trustees||[PDF - 511 KB]|
|May 31, 2011||Final Rule – Procedures Governing Administrative Review of a United States Trustee’s Decision to Deny a Chapter 12 or Chapter 13 Standing Trustee’s Claim of Actual, Necessary Expenses||[PDF - 84 KB]|
|October 7, 2008||Final Rule – Procedures for Completing Uniform Forms of Trustee Final Reports in Cases Filed Under Chapters 7, 12, and 13 of Title 11||[PDF - 93 KB]|
|October 2, 1997||Final
Rule – Procedures for Suspension & Removal
of Panel & Standing Trustees
This rule was published in the Federal Register at 62 Fed.Reg. 51740 (Oct. 2, 1997) & is codified in the Code of Federal Regulations at 28 CFR § 58.6.
|[PDF - 88 KB]|
|October 2, 1997|
|June 2, 1997||Final
Rule – Qualifications & Standards for Standing
This rule was published in the Federal Register at 62 Fed.Reg. 30172 (June 2, 1997) & is codified in the Code of Federal Regulations at 28 CFR § 58.4.
|[PDF - 96 KB]|
|June 2, 1997|
|Code of Federal Regulations Services available online via GPO Access|
|May 17, 1996||Guidelines for Reviewing Applications for Compensation (Fee Guidelines)|
|Notices in the Federal Register|
|October 11, 2006||Systems of Records Notice||[PDF - 138 KB]|
|October 2, 2006||Debtor Audit Standards||[PDF - 60 KB]|