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ECF\PACER OUTAGES ON APRIL 9, 2015: On Thursday, April 9, 2015, between the hours of 6:00pm and 8:00pm, there will be intermittent disruptions in access to the court's website as well as to ECF\PACER. The scheduled service activation is intended to reduce the potential for network related interruptions and to improve performance.

USE OF NEW FORMS REQUIRED BY MARCH 1, 2015: On December 1, 2014, new national bankruptcy forms revising the Statement of Monthly Income and the Means Test went into effect. As often schedules and other items are prepared in advance of a petition filing and to allow court users sufficient time to purchase and install updated ECF software, the court has accepted the older forms when filed. However starting on March 1, 2015 only the newer forms are to be used. If older forms are filed, the clerk's office will be sending out deficiency notices to filers and requiring the new forms. Here is a list of the most recent updated forms and a link to all national forms:

 B 22A-1Chapter 7 Statement of Your Current Monthly Income
 B 22A-SuppStatement of Exemption from Presumption of Abuse
 B 22A-2Chapter 7 Means Test Calculation
 B 22BChapter 11 Statement of Your Current Monthly Income
 B 22C-1Chapter 13 Statement of Your Monthly Income and Calculation of Commitment Period
 B 22C-2Chapter 13 Calculation of Your Disposable Income

RSS FEED AVAILABLE IN CM/ECF: The new feature has been activated in CM/ECF that allows users to subscribe to a RSS feed. Once you subscribe, you will receive automatic notification of entries filed in the past 24 hours. Case information and a short description of the docket event are included in the RSS feed as well as links to the docket and document filed. No fees are incurred for viewing data provided by the RSS feed, however, if you click a hyperlink within the feed, you will incur the standard PACER fees for any infomation accessed. Please click here for further information.

REDACTION RESPONSIBILITY: All filers must redact: Social Security or taxpayer-identification numbers; dates of birth; names of minor children; and financial account numbers, in compliance with Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9037. This requirement applies to all documents, including attachments.

LOCAL RULE 1007-1 REQUIREMENTS: Local Rule 1007-1 requires that an original, signed Declaration Re Electronic Filing be filed in paper form with the Clerk's Office no later than 21 days after the date the petition was filed, or if an extension for schedules has been granted, no later than 7 days after the schedules and statements are filed. Failure to comply with this requirement shall result in dismissal of the case without further notice. The form in fillable pdf format can be found on the court's website at www.azb.uscourts.gov, under Forms and Publications.

CREDIT CARD AUTHORIZATIONS RESTRICTED ON SUNDAYS. Credit card payment authorization are not available each Sunday from 2:00am till 6:00am ET. The company that handles the Internet Payment Process, (Pay.gov), has set aside this recurring weekly block of time to perform system maintenance and enhancements.

System Outages\Updates

April 9, 2015
6:00pm - 8:00pm
New WAN service activation.
March 22, 2015
Required system security updates. Expect intermittent disruptions in service.
October 23, 2014
Planned equipment maintenance.
October 21, 2014
Unplanned equipment maintenance.
March 16, 2014
Planned Maintenance.

If you have CM/ECF procedural questions, please call (602) 682-4900.

Contact the MIS Department at (602) 682-4100 regarding any computer related questions.

Last updated - 02/03/2015

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