Amendments and additions to Local Rule 203 of the U.S. District Court

Issue August 2015

The United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts is considering, and is publishing for comment, a modification of Local Rule 203 - Bankruptcy Appeals. These rules are numbered to correspond to the pertinent section of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure. All rules included in this notice are new, and therefore a redline version is not available.

Copies of the proposed rules are available for inspection in the Offices of the Clerk in Suite 2300 of the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse at 1 Courthouse Way, Boston; on the first floor of the United States Courthouse at 300 State St., Springfield; and on the fifth floor of the Harold D. Donohue Federal Building at 595 Main St., Worcester. The proposed rules may also be found on the court's website at

Those wishing to comment on the proposed amendment to the Local Rules for the District of Massachusetts may do so in writing or by email. All comments must be received on or before Aug. 21 and should be addressed to:

Robert M. Farrell, Clerk of Court
United States District Court
United States Courthouse, Suite 2-300
Boston, MA 02210