Unsworn Declaration Under Penalty of Perjury

06/05/2015

 

Fed. R. Bankr. P. 1008

28 U.S.C. § 1746

 

 

In accordance with Fed. R. Bankr. P. and 28 U.S.C. 1746 the following statement is required to be provided with each amendment:  “I declare (or certify, verify or state) under penalty of perjury that the forgoing is true and correct.”   The statement must contain the original signature of the debtor(s) *as described in the Administrative Procedures for Electronic Filing, Section 3. Electronic Filing of Documents, B. Signatures.

 

When amending multiple schedules the debtor may add the declaration on the last page of the schedules. The declaration must list the amended schedules and signed by the debtor.

 

 

*Administrative Procedures Manual - Section 3.  Electronic Filing of Documents - B. Signatures

 

Documents which must be filed and which must contain original signatures or which require either verification or an unsworn declaration under any rule or statute, shall be filed electronically, with originally executed copies maintained by the filer for one year after the case is closed in the bankruptcy court.