Rule 3018-1

Acceptance or Rejection of Plans

(a)  Case Number.  The case number must appear on each page of the ballot.

(b)  Ballots Sent to Proponent.  Ballots must be sent to the plan proponent, not filed with the court.

(c)  Ballot Report; Cramdown Request.  No later than three (3) business days before the hearing on the confirmation of the plan, the plan proponent must file a ballot report setting forth the results of the voting by class. The report must include a list of all creditors and equity security holders who have filed acceptances or rejections of the plan, the number of acceptances and rejection by class, with the dollar amount in claims and the amount of allowed interests. The report must identify any ballots received after the due date and whether they are included in the tally. If the plan proponent intends to proceed with confirmation under Bankruptcy Code § 1129(a) or (b), the ballot report must so state.

 


Notes 2018:  Language simplified and requirements for Ballot Report modified.

 

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