News & Announcements

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, 01/15/2020

The Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019 (“SBRA”), enacted into law on August 23, 2019,  will become effective on February 19, 2020. The Court has adopted interim bankruptcy rules as drafted by Advisory Committee on...

Tue, 01/14/2020

The Court will be closed on Monday, January 20th in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. federal holiday. 

Mon, 12/23/2019

The Court has proposed a new local form Chapter 13 Plan (NM LF 3015-2) and the following new local bankruptcy rules:

            NM LBR 3015-3 – Conduit Mortgage Payments in Chapter 13 Cases

            NM LBR 3015-4 – Arrearages in...

Tue, 12/17/2019

The Bankruptcy Court will close at 3:00 on Tuesday, December 24th and will be closed all day Wednesday, December 25th. 

Wed, 11/13/2019

The Bankruptcy Court will be closed November 28 and 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Normal operations will resume Monday, December 2nd.