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DRAFT Chapter 13 Model Plan
The new WDMO model plan form will be required to be used for cases, plans, and amended plans filed on or after December 1, 2016. Please go to the following link for the Summary of Changes and the Draft Plan.

Model Plan

NOTE: The Draft of the Model Plan will be presented at the Fall Eat & Greets by the Chapter 13 Office.
Comments are due by October 15th. Please email all comments to Susan Wexter at

Open for comment 7/1/2016 Proposed Bankruptcy Rules 3015 and 3015.1, relating to the national model Chapter 13 plan, were published for public comment today. Proposed revised Rule 3015 requires use of the national official plan form unless a District adopts a local plan that meets the requirements of new proposed Rule 3015.1. Comments are due by October 3rd. Please email all comments to Susan Wexter at


Pro Se Debtor Announcements:

Pro se debtors with valid email accounts may elect to receive electronic notices, instead of paper notices, of documents filed in their case by completing and returning a Pro Se Notice Registration Form

Scam Targets Bankruptcy Filers

A sophisticated phone scam is targeting bankruptcy filers in several states, using personal information from filings and posing as attorneys to get intended victims to immediately wire money to satisfy a debt.
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Fall 2016

Kansas City - 9/12/2016
Springfield - 11/17/2016
Carthage - 9/22/2016
Saint Joseph - 10/6/2016
Jefferson City - 11/17/2016

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