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Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Wed, 03/09/2022
Scheduled Termination of CARES Act Changes to Official Forms 101, 122A-1, 122B, 122C-1 and 201, effective March 28, 2022 The CARES Act amendments will lapse on March 27, 2022, unless extended through additional legislation, and effective March 28...
Tue, 02/01/2022
Effective April 1, 2022, all orders and calendar requests must be submitted to the court in Microsoft Word.  All versions of court forms in WordPerfect on the court's website will be removed and only Word versions will be provided as of April 1...
Wed, 01/26/2022
Due to Trustee illness the chapter 7 341 Meeting of Creditors scheduled for January 27th will be continued to February 11th. Please contact the United States Trustee at 206-553-2000 with questions or concerns regarding this.
Thu, 01/13/2022
Alaska Bankruptcy Court's CM/ECF system will be down for maintenance on Sunday, January 16, 2022, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Alaska time.  Users will not be able to log into the AKB CM/ECF system while it is undergoing maintenance. After this...
Mon, 11/22/2021
The following Pending Rules and Forms Amendments Effective December 1, 2021 can be found here: Appellate Rules 3 and 6, Forms 1 and 2. Bankruptcy Rules 2005, 3007, 7007.1, and 9036, and Official Form 122B.
Mon, 11/01/2021
The United States Trustee Program (USTP) is disseminating information about Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) programs that may be available to debtors in bankruptcy.  According to the Director of the USTP, Congress has appropriated more than...
Mon, 11/01/2021
The above General Order can be found here.
Thu, 08/19/2021
The court has entered General Order No. 2021-2 amending the Alaska Local Bankruptcy Rules (AK LBR) to increase the "no look" flat fee for chapter 13 individual cases to $5,000.00 inclusive of costs, and to $6,500.00 inclusive of costs for chapter 13...
Wed, 06/16/2021
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Alaska Proposes to adopt amendments to the Alaska Local Bankruptcy Rules ("LBRs").    The Notice of Proposed Amendments and a Summary of 2021 Amendments can be found here....
Mon, 06/07/2021
The Office of the United States Trustee for Alaska and W. Washington is hosting a training on how to prepare and file the new Chapter 11 Monthly Operating Reports and new Post-Effective Date Reports.  The training will take place by Microsoft...

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