Filing Instructions, Guide to Docketing, Fee Schedule, General Order, Local Rules and Forms (06/01/2016)

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

On 06/01/16 the Court revised several parts of its website impacted by local rule changes. 

Changes posted Wednesday, June 1, 2016:

  • Filing Instructions:  The following filing instructions were revised.  Filing instructions can be found on our website by clicking the "Filing Instructions" button in the center of the Home page.  They are also available here

1.     After Hours Filing Procedures for Non-Electronic Filers via Facsimile
2.     Debtor's Certifications Regarding Domestic Support Obligations OF 2830 (Ch. 13)
3.     Motions and Applications... --> Examination under 2004
4.     Motions and Applications... --> Mortgage Modification Mediation Program
5.     Rule 3002.1 Notice Relating to Secured by Security Interest in the Debtor's Principal Residence
6.     Settlements and Stipulations
7.     Withdrawal of the Reference

  • Guide to Docket Events and Noticing Procedures:  A revised guide that can be used as a quick desk reference for filing pleadings was posted.  This can be found on our website by clicking the "Guide to Docketing & Noticing" button in the center of our Home page.  It is also available here.
  • Fee Schedule:  A revised Fee Schedule was posted to include new fees for "Electronic Record Retrieval from FRC."  This can be found on the "Court Info" tab of our website and is also available here.
  • General Order:  The Court's Miscellaneous Order Amending Local Rules and Forms effective 06/01/2016 was posted.  This can be found on the "General Orders" page of our website and is also available here.

E-filers are encouraged to visit the court’s website ( to stay informed of changes. Should you have any questions regarding any of the procedures or functionality in CM/ECF you can contact us by e-mail at pambecf_helpdesk [at] (subject: New%20Procedures%20or%20New%20Functionality%20in%20CM%2FECF) or by telephone at 717-901-2812 (Harrisburg) or 570-831-2530 (Wilkes-Barre).