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On behalf of the Judges and staff, welcome to the official website for the United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Texas. This website is dedicated to serving the public and the legal community with easy access to rules, forms, and other helpful information to assist in the efficient administration of the bankruptcy process.

Jason K. McDonald
Clerk of Court

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07.26.17 CM/ECF downtime
06.27.17 Clerk's Office modified hours
04.07.17 Clerk's Notice Regarding Updated Procedures for Requests to Redact Personal Identifiers in a Transcript
03.28.17 Clerk's offices closing at noon on April 14, 2017
01.19.17 Public Notice of Proposed Amendment to 5th Circuit Rule 32.4
12.01.16 Appendix 5005 has been revised
11.23.16 Notice Regarding Bankruptcy Rules Changes Effective 12/1/16
11.22.16 TXEB Clerk's Offices Holiday Schedule
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Submitting Declarations for Electronic Filing
Within five (5) business days of the filing by electronic means of any bankruptcy petition, list, schedule, or statement that requires verification or an unsworn declaration under Fed. R. Bankr. P. 1008, an attorney should submit to the Court a Declaration of Electronic Filing in paper format containing the actual signatures of individual debtors or authorized representatives of partnership or corporate debtors.
 III(B)(3) of TXEB Appendix 5005.
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Payment Information
The Clerk’s office cannot make change for the payment of filing or miscellaneous fees. The preferred forms of payment are money order, cashier’s check and credit card (Pro Se filers may not pay fees by credit card).

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