Conversion from Chapter 13

Rev. 1/15/2019

 

11 U.S.C. § 1307

Fed. R. Bankr. P. 1017

 

 

A Chapter 13 debtor has an absolute right to convert to a case under Chapter 7 without notice or a hearing unless the debtor previously converted from another chapter.  

 

The court may convert a Chapter 13 case to a Chapter 7 case, on request of any party in interest or the United States Trustee, after notice and a hearing. 11 U.S.C. § 1307(c)

 

 

 


Motion to Convert to Chapter 7 by the debtor - 11 U.S.C. § 1307(b)


Docket Event:

 

[Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Convert Case to 7]

 

Requirements - Debtor has not been previously converted from a chapter 7, 11, or 12:

 

KMS Cases

NPO Cases

Motion with Certificate of Service

Motion with Certificate of Service

Filing Fee

Filing Fee

Proposed Order

Proposed Order

 

See Notice of Voluntary Conversion to Chapter 7 to convert without court order.  

 

Requirements - Debtor previously converted from a chapter 7, 11, or 12:

 

KMS Cases

NPO Cases

Motion with Certificate of Service

Motion with Certificate of Service

Filing Fee

Filing Fee

21-day notice to all creditors/parties

21-day notice to all creditors/parties

Proposed Order

Proposed Order

 

 


Motion  to Convert to Chapter 7 by Party in Interest - 11 U.S.C. § 1307(c)


Docket Event:

 

[Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Convert Case to 7]

 

Requirements:

 

KMS Cases

NPO Cases

Motion with Certificate of Service

Motion with Certificate of Service

Filing Fee

Filing Fee

Proposed Order

Proposed Order

 

 


Motion to Convert to Chapter 11 or 12 by Party in Interest - 11 U.S.C. § 1307(d)


 

 

Docket Events:

 

[Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Convert Case to 13 to 11]

 

[Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Convert Case to 12]

 

 

Requirements:

 

KMS

NPO Cases

Motion with Certificate of Service

Motion with Certificate of Service

Filing Fee

Filing Fee

Proposed Order

Proposed Order