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RULE 2071-1


  1. Upon appointment of a committee of creditors pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 1102, those creditors willing to serve shall have an organizational meeting and elect a chairman who shall preside at meetings of the creditors’ committee.
  2. The meetings of the creditors’ committee may be held by telephone.
  3. The United States trustee shall notice the Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court of the names, addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers of the members of the committee. If no committee is appointed, the United States trustee’s office shall notice the Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court that no committee has been appointed. A copy of the appropriate notice shall be served upon the attorney for the debtor and the members of the committee.


Advisory Committee Notes

2023 Amendment

The amended rule includes only stylistic changes for purposes of internal consistency and/or to correct grammatical errors.

2020 Amendment

The amended rule includes both stylistic and substantive changes. The format of subdivisions is changed to maintain a consistent style across all rules. Subdivision (C) is amended to require the U.S. Trustee’s Office to provide the email addresses of all Committee members to the Clerk and other interested parties, in addition to mailing addresses.