Rule 9001-1

Definitions

The following words have the following meanings for purposes of these Local Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure:

(a) “Bankruptcy Court” means the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Arizona.

(b) “Bankruptcy Court Clerk” means the Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court.

(c) "BAP" means the United States Bankruptcy Appellate Panel of the Ninth Circuit.

(d) "Clerk" or “District Court Clerk” means the Clerk of the Court.

(e) “Court” means the United States District Court for the District of Arizona.

(f) “FRBP” means the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure.

(g) "FRAP" means the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure.

(h) “Local Bankruptcy Court Rules” means the Local Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure for the District of Arizona, as adopted by the bankruptcy judges for this District for cases and proceedings pending before the Bankruptcy Court.

(i) “Local Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure” means these Local Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure for Cases, Proceedings, and Appeals pending before the United States District Court for the District of Arizona, as adopted by the District Judges for this District.


Committee Notes 2007: New rule. Proposed Rule 9001-1 is similar to 9th Cir. BAP Rule 9001-1, but includes different and additional definitions.

 

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