To supplement Operating Order 20-06 (In re: Interim Procedures for Relief to Mitigate the Effects of COVID-19 (Chapter 13 cases)), Judge Waites has issued Operating Order 20-07, which provides additional interim procedures for the chapter 13 cases assigned to him regarding moratoriums in conduit cases, LM/MM in conduit cases, and section 362 motions. A copy of Operating Order 20-07 is attached to this announcement.
Operating Order 20-07 includes the form motion to request a moratorium in a conduit case, approved by Trustees Wyman and Stephenson, as well as revised section 362 form settlement orders to be used on an interim basis. To assist the bar in implementing these forms, copies in Microsoft Word format are attached to this announcement.
Operating Order 20-07 applies only to chapter 13 cases assigned to Judge Waites. It does not apply to chapter 13 cases assigned to Chief Judge Burris or Judge Duncan.
If you have any questions regarding these interim procedures, please contact Andrew Powell (Andrew_Powell@scb.uscourts.gov).