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District of Idaho

Clerk of Court Stephen W. Kenyon

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Coeur d'Alene Courthouse Closure and Reopening

On July 1, 2024, the United States Courthouse in Coeur 'd Alene, Idaho sustained water damage and flooding. On July 2, 2024, the U.S. Courts building in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, closed by General Order No.447.  This Order has now been rescinded and effective Monday, July 15, 2024 the Courthouse shall be reopened as per General Order No. 449. If you have any questions you may call the courthouse at (208) 665-6850 or the Clerk of Courts at (208) 334-1973.

United States District & Bankruptcy Courts
Bankruptcy Local Rules
Bankruptcy Local Rules



Revised and adopted January 2, 2024

The local rules are available for public viewing at each Federal Courthouse in Idaho (Boise, Pocatello, and
Coeur d’Alene).

Local rules, among other documents, are available on the court's Internet website at  If you do not have access to the Internet, local rules can be provided at the Federal Courthouse closest to you.  You can also send your request, with a return addressed and stamped mailer, to:

Clerk, U.S. Bankruptcy Court
550 W Fort St.
Boise, ID 83724

We welcome your comments and suggestions.  Please e-mail them to: Bankruptcy Local Rules Committee (

Scope, Applicability and Promulgation of Local Rules
Establishment of Business Hours
Filing Fees
Master Mailing List (MML)
Extension of Time
Tax Returns
Payment Advices
Statement of Domestic Support Obligations
Amendments of Petitions, Lists, Schedules, and Statement of Financial Affairs
Dismissal or Conversion of Case
Sale of Property of the Estate
Notice and Hearing
Filing and Service of Plans
Filing and Confirmation of Chapter 12 Plan
Filing and Confirmation of Chapter 13 Plan
Payment of Chapter 7 Administrative Expenses
Section 341(a) Meeting of Creditors
Approval of Employment of Professional Persons
Debtor Representation and Compensation
Debtor Representation and Compensation in Chapter 13
Filing Proofs of Claim in Chapter 11 Cases
Procedures and Hearings for Objections to Claims
Unclaimed Funds
Section 1111(b) Elections
Chapter 11 Ballots - Voting on Plans
Chapter 11 Preconfirmation Memorandum
Final Decree in Chapter 11 Reorganization Case
Use of Cash Collateral and Obtaining Post Petition Credit
Motions Requesting Relief from the Automatic Stay
Adequate Protection Payments in Chapter 13
Payment and Cure of Pre-Petition Judgment of Possession Involving Residential Property
Property in Need of Attention or Protection and Turnover of Information and Property
Avoidance of Liens on Exempt Property
Requesting Entry of a Discharge for an Individual Chapter 11 Debtor in Non-Subchapter V Cases
Electronic Case Filing
Sealed Documents and Public Access
Documents for Filing or Administering
Files, Records and Exhibits
Closing of Cases
Reopening Fees and Procedures
Assumption, Rejection or Assignment of an Executory Contract or Unexpired Lease
Commencement of Adversary Proceedings
Non-Filing of Discovery and Limitations on Discovery
Discovery Rules not Applicable in Adversary Proceedings
Discovery Motions
Dismissal of Inactive Adversary Proceedings
Dismissal of Adversary Proceedings Contesting Discharge
Taxation of Costs
Motions for Summary Judgment and Proceedings Thereon
Deposits (Registry Fund)
Withdrawal of a Deposit
Rules Applicable to Bankruptcy Appeals
Form of Orders
Fairness and Civility
Witness Testimony at Hearings on Contested Matters
Jury Trials
Changes to Judgments or Orders
Transmittal of Documents to United States Trustee
Privacy Protection for Filings Made with the Court
Guidelines regarding Motions to Use Cash Collateral or to Obtain Credit, or Stipulations regarding the Same
Model Retention Agreement

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