February 27, 2015

Standing Orders


District-Based Standing Orders
Alexandria Division-Based Standing Orders
Norfolk-Newport News Division-Based Standing Orders
Richmond Division-Based Standing Orders
Archived Standing Orders


District-Based Standing Orders

Standing Order 15-1 and Public Notice - Adjustment in Local Bankruptcy Rule 2016-1(C) Compensation for Debtor's Counsel in Chapter 13 Cases, Effective January 1, 2015
Posted: 02/24/2015 - Effective: 01/01/2015

Standing Order 14-7 and Public Notice - Amended Local Bankruptcy Rule 1017-1(C)
Posted: 11/26/2014 - Effective: 12/01/2014

Standing Order 14-6 and Public Notice - Amendments to Local Bankruptcy Rules; Revisions to Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure; and Revisions to Official Forms
Posted: 11/20/2014 - Effective: 12/01/2014

Standing Order 14-5 and Public Notice - Adopting New Local Bankruptcy Rule 2090-1(M)
Posted: 09/29/2014 - Effective: 10/13/2014

Standing Order 14-4 and Public Notice - Order on Fees for Debtor's Counsel in Chapter 13 Cases and Adoption of New Local Bankruptcy Rule 2016-1(C)
Posted: 07/16/2014 - Effective: 08/01/2014

General Order 13-2 - Reassignment of All Cases Currently Assigned to The Honorable Douglas O. Tice, Jr.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - Effective: 01-01-2014

Standing Order 13-5 and Public Notice - Adopting Amendment Text to Local Bankruptcy Rule 9010-1 and Amendment to Clerk's CM/ECF Policy 2 Pursuant to EDVA LBR 5005-2
Posted: 11/21/2013 - Effective: 12/01/2013

Standing Order 13-4 and Public Notice - Adoption of Revision to Local Bankruptcy Rules
Posted: 07/18/2013 - Effective: 09/03/2013

Standing Order No. 13-1 and Public Notice - Adoption of Amendment Text to Local Bankruptcy Rule 7067-1 Pending Promulgation of Final Rule Amendment
Posted: 02/01/2013 - Effective: 03/01/2013

Standing Order 12-4 and Public Notice - Adoption of Revision to Interim Rule 1007-I
Posted: 11/09/2012 - Effective: 12/1/2012

Amended Standing Order No. 12-3-A and Amendment to Clerk's CM/ECF Policy 2 Pursuant to EDVA LBR 5005-2, and Amended Public Notice
Posted: 08/03/2012 - Effective: 07/30/2012

Standing Order 12-3 and Public Notice - Adopting Amendment to Text to LBR 9010-1 Pending Promulgation of Rule Amendment
Posted: 07/30/2012 - Effective: 07/30/2012

Standing Order 11-5 and Public Notice - Adopting Revised Interim Rule 1007-I
Adoption of Revised Interim Rule 1007-I.
Posted: 12/19/2011 - Effective: 12/19/2011

Standing Order 11-3 and Public Notice - Adopting Revision to Local Bankruptcy Rules
Posted: 08/19/2011 - Effective: 09/01/2011

Standing Order 10-9 and Public Notice - Repeal of Standing Order No. 08-6
This order repeals Standing Order 08-6 as it relates to the adoption of Interim Bankruptcy Rule 5012.
Posted: 11/18/2010 - Effective: 11/18/2010

Standing Order 10-8 and Public Notice - Adopting Revision to Interim Rule 1007-I
Posted: 11/08/2010 - Effective: 12/01/2010

Standing Order 10-6 and Public Notice - Amendment to Local Bankruptcy Rule 9013-1(M)(2)
Posted: 07/01/2010 - Effective: 07/01/2010

Standing Order 10-2 and Public Notice - New Relief from Stay Orders Procedures
Posted: 03/10/2010 - Effective: 04/01/2010

Standing Order 09-11 and Public Notice - Adopting Revision to Local Bankruptcy Rule 2090-1(E)(2)
Posted: 11/23/2009 - Effective: 12/01/2009

Standing Order 09-10 and Public Notice - Repeal of Interim Procedures and Rescission of Standing Order 08-2
Posted: 11/10/2009 - Effective: 12/01/2009

Standing Order 09-9 and Public Notice - Adopting Revision of Local Bankruptcy Rules
Posted: 11/10/2009 - Effective: 12/01/2009

Standing Order 09-8 and Public Notice - Adopting Revised Interim Rule 1007-I
Posted: 09/29/2009 - Effective: 12/01/2009

Standing Order 09-3 and Public Notice - Redaction of Transcripts and Revision to Local Bankruptcy Rule
This order implements a new policy on electronic availability and redaction of transcripts; a revision to LBR 5007-1 and re-designation as LBR 5007-1, with new amended text at paragraph (B) therein.
Posted: 03/17/2009 - Effective: 03/16/2009

Standing Order 09-1 and Public Notice - Chapter 11 Individual Debtor(s) Discharge & Certification of Compliance; Duty of Debtor(s)
Posted: 01/14/2009 - Effective: 1/14/2009

Standing Order 08-6 and Public Notice - Repeal of Standing Orders Adopting Interim Bankruptcy Rules and Retaining Interim Bankruptcy Rule 5012
Posted: 09/15/2008 - Effective: 12/01/2008

Standing Order 08-1 and Public Notice - Fees for Debtors' Counsel in Chapter 13 Cases
Posted: 03/14/2008 - Effective: 03/17/2008

EDVA District Court Order Authorizing EDVA Bankrupcy Judges to Promulgate Local Bankruptcy Rules
Posted: 04/20/1987 - Effective: 04/20/1987

EDVA District Court Order Processing of Judgments Rendered in Bankruptcy Court
Posted: 12/13/1985 - Effective: 12/13/1985

EDVA District Court Order Granting Original Jurisdiction to EDVA Bankruptcy Judges [Standing Order of Reference]
Posted: 08/14/1984 - Effective: 08/14/1984


Alexandria Division-Based Standing Orders

General Order 14-1 - Procedure for Release of Funds Held Under Garnishment
Posted: 02/03/2014 - Effective: 02/01/2014

General Order No. 12-1 - Concerning Electronic Devices in The Martin V.B. Bostetter, Jr. U. S. Courthouse
Posted: 07/31/2012 - Effective: 08/01/2012

General Order A-05-1 - Repeal of Obsolete Administrative Orders
Posted: 03/09/2005 - Effective: 03/09/2005

Standing Order 98-2 - Motions Day Practice in Alexandria Division
Posted: 10/01/1998 - Effective: 10/1/1998

General Order 92-1-2 - Adoption of Procedures for Mediation of Adversary Proceedings and Contested Matters
Posted: 08/05/1992 - Effective: 10/01/1992

EDVA District Court Order Granting Original Jurisdiction to EDVA Bankruptcy Judges [Standing Order of Reference]
Posted: 07/13/1984 - Effective: 07/13/1984


Norfolk-Newport News Division-Based Standing Orders

Norfolk and Newport News Standing Order 10-2
Adversary Proceedings in Which the Complaint is Not Properly Served or a Certificate of Service is Not Filed
Posted: 07/15/2010 - Effective: 07/15/2010

Norfolk and Newport News Standing Order 10-1
Posted: 03/31/2010 - Effective: 03/31/2010

Norfolk Standing Order 08-5 & NN Standing Order 08-3
Reassigning Cases in the Norfolk and Newport News Divisions
Posted: 02/21/2008 - Effective: 02/21/2008

Newport News Standing Order 08-2
Reassigning Cases in the Newport News Division
Posted: 02/19/2008 - Effective: 02/19/2008

Newport News Standing Order 08-1
Reassigning Cases in the Newport News Division
Posted: 02/19/2008 - Effective: 02/19/2008

Norfolk Standing Order 08-4
Reassigning Cases in the Norfolk Division
Posted: 02/19/2008 - Effective: 02/19/2008

Norfolk Standing Order 08-3
Reassigning Cases in the Norfolk Division
Posted: 02/19/2008 - Effective: 02/19/2008

Norfolk Standing Order 08-2
Reassigning Cases in the Norfolk Division
Posted: 02/19/2008 - Effective: 02/19/2008

Norfolk Standing Order 08-1
Reassigning Cases in the Norfolk Division
Posted: 01/15/2008 - Effective: 01/15/2008

Administrative Order 05-1 - Rescinding Designated Standing, General and Administrative Orders
Posted: 03/01/2005 - Effective: 03/01/2005

Standing Order 98-1 - Processing of Chapter 13 Claims
Posted: 01/01/1998 - Effective: 01/01/1998

Standing Order - Adding a Creditor to Schedules in a Closed Case
Posted: 09/01/1994 - Effective: 09/01/1994

Standing Order - Adding a Creditor in a No-Asset Case
Posted: 09/01/1994 - Effective: 09/01/1994

EDVA District Court Order Granting Original Jurisdiction to EDVA Bankruptcy Judges [Standing Order of Reference]
Posted: 07/27/1984 - Effective: nunc pro tunc 07/10/1984


Richmond Division-Based Standing Orders

Richmond General Order No. 14-1 - Election of Compensation Method in Chapter 13 Cases Under Local Bankruptcy Rule 2016-1(C)
Posted: 12/01/2014 - Effective: 12/01/2014

General Order 13-1 - Reassignment of all Richmond Division Chapter 13 cases currently assigned to The Honorable Douglas O. Tice Jr.
Posted: 09/03/2013 - Effective: 09/03/2013

Richmond General Order No. 12-1 - Regarding Procedure for Court Approval of Loan Modification Agreements in Chapter 13 Cases
Posted: 11/01/2012 - Effective: 11/14/2012

General Order 04-1 - Directing Chapter 13 Trustees to Sign Directive for Wage Deduction or Directive for Voluntary Payments
Posted: 05/12/2004 - Effective: 05/12/2004

General Order 02-1 - Authorizing Standing Trustee to Retain Proofs of Claim Filed in Chapter 13 Cases
Posted: 03/26/2002 - Effective: 04/01/2002

Wage Assignment Orders in Chapter 13 Cases
Posted: 12/07/2000 - Effective: 12/07/2000

EDVA District Court Order Granting Original Jurisdiction to EDVA Bankruptcy Judges [Standing Order of Reference]
Posted: 08/16/1984 - Effective: nunc pro tunc 07/10/1984


Archived Standing Orders

Standing Order 09-3 and Public Notice - Implementing a new Policy on Electronic Availability & Redaction of Transcripts & Revision to LBR 5007-1 & Re-designation of LBR as LBR 5077-1
Posted: 03/03/2009 - Effective: 03/16/2009

Standing Order 08-7 and Public Notice - Adopting Interim Rule 1007-I as LBR
Posted: 12/05/2008 - Effective: 12/19/2008

Standing Order 08-4 and Public Notice - Rescinding Standing Order 06-4 and Clerk's Promulgation of ECF Policy under New EDVA LBR 5005-2
Posted: 03/14/2008 - Effective: 03/17/2008

Standing Order 08-3 and Public Notice - Revision to EDVA LBRs
Posted: 03/14/2008 - Effective: 03/17/2008

Standing Order 08-2 and Public Notice - Adopting Interim Procedures as Revised
Posted: 03/14/2008 - Effective: 03/17/2008

Standing Order 07-4 and Public Notice - Adopting Revision to EDVA LBRs
Posted: 10/01/2007 - Effective: 10/15/07

Corrective Order to Standing Order 06-9 - Revision to EDVA LBRs
Posted: 01/12/2007 - Effective: 01/15/2007

Standing Order 06-9 - Revision to EDVA LBRs
Posted: 01/12/2007 - Effective: 01/15/2007

Standing Order 06-8 and Public Notice - Revision to Interim Procedures Governing Practice in BAPCPA Cases Filed On or After 10/17/2005
This order rescinds Standing Order 06-5.
Posted: 09/29/2006 - Effective: 10/01/2006

Standing Order 06-7 and Public Notice - Adopting Additional Interim Bankruptcy Rules as EDVA LBRs
Posted: 09/29/2006 - Effective: 10/01/2006

Standing Order 06-6 and Public Notice - Revision to EDVA LBRs
Posted: 08/17/2006 - Effective: 09/01/2006

Standing Order 06-5 and Public Notice - Revision to Interim Procedures Governing Practice in BAPCPA Cases Filed On or After 10/17/2005
This order rescinds Standing Order 06-2.
Posted: 06/29/2006 - Effective: 09/01/2006

Standing Order 06-4 and Public Notice - Revision to CM/ECF Administrative Procedures
Posted: 06/20/2006 - Effective: 12/01/2006

Standing Order 06-2 and Public Notice - Adopting a Revision to Interim Procedures Governing Practice in BAPCPA Cases Filed On or After 10/17/2005
This order rescinds Standing Order 05-9.
Posted: 03/29/2006 - Effective: 04/09/2006

Standing Order 06-1 and Public Notice - Adopting Revised CM/ECF Filing Procedures
This order rescinds Standing Order 05-4.
Posted: 02/16/2006 - Effective: 02/16/2006

Standing Order 05-9 and Public Notice - Adopting Interim Procedures Governing Practice in BAPCPA Cases Filed On or After 10/17/2005
Posted: 10/17/2005 - Effective: 10/17/2005

Standing Order 05-8 and Public Notice - Adopting Additional Interim Bankruptcy Rules as EDVA LBRs
Posted: 10/14/2005 - Effective: 10/17/2005

Standing Order 05-7 and Public Notice - Court-approved Revision to the Local Bankruptcy Rules (LBRs)
Posted: 09/29/2005 - Effective: 10/17/2005

Standing Order 05-6 and Public Notice - Adopting Bankruptcy Interim Rules as EDVA LBRs
Posted: 08/15/2005 - Effective: 10/17/2005

Standing Order 05-4 and Public Notice - Adopting Revised Case Management/Electronic Case Filing Procedures
Posted: 07/22/2005 - Effective: 08/01/2005

Standing Order 05-3 - Adopting Revised Form of Chapter 13 Plan and Related Motions and Form of Special Notice to Secured Creditor
Posted: 07/01/2005 - Effective: Optional: 07/11/2005; Mandatory: 10/17/2005

Standing Order 05-1 and Public Notice - Adopting Revised CM/ECF Procedures to Provide for Internet Credit Card Payment
This order rescinds Standing Order 04-3.
Posted: 03/07/2005 - Effective: 04/04/2005

Standing Order 04-3 - Adopting Case Management /Electronic Case Filing Procedures
This order rescinds Standing Order 03-9.
Posted: 12/20/2004 - Effective: 12/16/2004

Standing Order 04-2 and Public Notice - Adopting Revisions to Local Bankruptcy Rules
Posted: 06/17/2004 - Effective: 07/24/2004

Standing Order 03-9 and Public Notice - Revisions to Local Bankruptcy Rules
Local Bankruptcy Rule 1006-1(B), Fees: Installment Payments; Rule 3011-1(B)(1)(c), Unclaimed Funds; and Rule 7067-1(B) and (B)(2), Deposit in Court
Posted: 11/18/2003 - Effective: 12/01/2003

Standing Order 03-8 - Adopting Revised CM/ECF Procedures Including the Submission of Proposed Orders Electronically or by Convention Means
Posted: 10/31/2003 - Effective: 12/01/2003

Standing Order 03-7 - Adopting Procedure for Submitting Official Bankruptcy Form 21, Statement of Social Security Number(s)
Posted: 10/31/2003 - Effective: 12/01/2003

Standing Order No. 03-2 and Public Notice - Adoption of Revision to LBR 2016-1(C)
Posted: 02/12/2003 - Effective: 01/01/2003

Standing Order 02-4 - Authorizing Extension of Deadlines and Bar Dates
Posted: 05/24/2002 - Effective: 05/24/2004

Standing Order 02-2, wih Exhibits and ECF Advisory - Adopting CM/ECF Procedures
This order rescinds Standing Order 01-6.
Posted: 05/24/2002 - Effective: 07/01/2002

Standing Order 02-1 - Authorizing the Clerk of Court to Enter Into Agreements with Governmental and Institutional Filers for the Purpose of Participating in a Pilot Program to Effect Filings by Electronic Means
Posted: 03/28/2002 - Effective: 03/28/2002

Standing Order 01-6 - Adopting CM/ECF Procedures
Includes Exhibits for Administrative Procedures for Filing, Signing, Maintaining and Verifying Pleadings and Papers in the Electronic Case Filing (ECF) System. Note: This order is rescinded by Standing Order 02-2.
Posted: 11/01/2001 - Effective: 01/01/2002

Standing Order 01-5 - Adopting Court Electronic Noticing Procedures
Includes Exhibits for Administrative Procedures for Filing, Signing, Maintaining and Verifying Pleadings and Papers in the Electronic Case Filing (ECF) System. This order is rescinded by Standing Order 01-6.
Posted: 05/31/2001 - Effective: 05/31/2001

Standing Order 01-4 - Exempting Trustees from Electronic Public Access Miscellaneous Fee Schedule Item (I) and Procedure for Granting Exemption from Item (I) Fee
Posted: 05/21/2001 - Effective: 05/21/2001

Standing Order 01-3 - Adopting Court Electronic Noticing Procedures
Posted: 05/21/2001 - Effective: 05/21/2001

Standing Order 99-1 - Adopting Court Electronic Noticing Procedures
Includes Exhibits for Administrative Procedures for Filing, Signing, Maintaining and Verifying Pleadings and Papers in the Electronic Case Filing (ECF) System. This order is rescinded by Standing Order 01-5.
Posted: 07/29/1999 - Effective: 08/01/1999

General Order 95-2 - Procedure for Release of Funds Held Under Garnishment - Rescinded 02/01/2014
Posted: 07/31/1995 - Effective: 08/01/1995

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