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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Court Operations (1304)

The United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Idaho as well as Probation and Pretrial announce operating with reduced staff.  For full details and pro se email filing links, please visit the COVID-19 Information section of this website. 

The District of Idaho is currently operating under a "Moderate Risk" level. Public access to the courthouses will be strictly limited to those individuals with specific business, e.g., those attending a hearing or visiting their probation officer. All individuals (unvaccinated and fully vaccinated), including staff, are required to wear a mask when in the public areas of the courthouses. Mask requirements for all in-court proceedings will be subject to the presiding judge’s discretion.
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General Orders
Bankruptcy General Orders

General Orders regulating current court operations are listed below, by category. The current Plan and General Order are shown, with a link to the General Order which was superseded, rescinded, or otherwise of only historical interest.

You can choose to view the General Orders by "Category" or by "Document Number" (General Order number).  By selecting "Show History" this will provide access to all General Orders available in electronic form.

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Pro Se Email Filing (#390) Mar 04, 2021
Consolidation of Joint Petitions (BK#15) Jan 03, 1980

Court Reporter

General Orders

Electronic Filing

General Orders
Electronic Case Filing (#394) Apr 09, 2021
Fax Filing (#395) Apr 09, 2021

Local Rules

General Orders
Cares Act Related Amendment (BK#366) Apr 23, 2020
Revised Chapter 13 Plan (BK#337) Dec 21, 2018
Chapter 13 Fixed Fee (BK#322) Nov 30, 2017

Personnel & Resource Issues

District of Idaho's EDR Policy (#344) Feb 08, 2019
General Orders
2021 Juneteenth Federal Holiday (#400) Jun 17, 2021
Internet Access Policy (#219) Aug 16, 2007


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