Administrative Orders

Administrative Order No. 21-12

Holiday Closings
In addition to the federal holiday on Thursday, November 25, 2021, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois will be closed on Friday, November 26, 2021.

Administrative Order No. 21-09

Reassignment of Judge Jack B. Schmetterer’s Chapter 7 Cases

Administrative Order No. 21-08

Reassignment of Judge Jack B. Schmetterer's Chapter 13 Cases.

Revised Administrative Order No. 17-05

Order Regarding Deposit and Investment of Registry Funds

Fifth Revised Administrative Order No. 17-02

ASSIGNMENT OF EASTERN DIVISION CASES

Administrative Order No. 17-01

Motions to Reopen Cases Closed to an Inactive Judge
IT IS ORDERED that all motions to reopen Cook County cases that are assigned to an inactive judge shall be filed before the Chief Judge according to the Chief Judge's motion schedule.
IT IS ORDERED that all motions to reopen outlying county cases assigned to an inactive judge shall be filed before the judge designated to serve the county.
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that this order shall be effective January 9, 2017.

Administrative Order No. 11-01 - AMENDED

This order revises the order explaining how to obtain a refund of filing fees collected or paid in error.