Motion to Extend Time to File Plan
(Chapter 11/12)
Last Updated: December 1, 2009

Filing Requirements:

  • Motion to Extend Time to File Plan

  • Notice of Motion. Usually giving 14-21 days to object unless circumstances require more or less time.  Notice is sent to all creditors.

  • Proof of Service

  • Proposed Order (may be filed after the last day to object has expired)


To File Electronically:

  1. Log into CM/ECF.

  2. Select [Bankruptcy >  Motions/Applications].

  3. Enter the case number (e.g, xx-xxxxx).

  4. Select [Extend Time] or [Extend/Limit Exclusivity Period - Chapter 11]] from the event list.

    Note: To accurately report statistics to Congress, it is crucial that the correct event is selected.

  5. Skip the Joint Filing screen.

  6. Select the party filer.

  7. Browse to select the Motion (.pdf file).

    Note:  The Motion, Notice of Motion, and Proof of Service may be a single PDF; or the Notice, supporting documents, and Proof of Service may be added as attachments to this document. The Motion must be the first document in your PDF.

  8. Enter the last day to object (defaults to 14 days; modify if necessary).

    Note:  Remove this date if you are not filing a Notice at this time.

  9. Modify the text as appropriate.

  10. Verify the final docket text; if correct, click [Next] to submit your document(s).

    Note: The Notice of Electronic Filing displays giving you the document number. Copies of this notice are immediately e-mailed to all participants who receive electronic notification in the case.

  11. Electronically file the Proposed Order. Instructions

       

       

       

       

       

      11 U.S.C.: 1121(d), 1221
      FRBP: 9006, 3015