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Effective May 2, 2022, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Montana will require parties requesting summonses to include “Issued to:” and the name of the person or entity being summoned. National forms B2500A Summons in an Adversary Proceeding, and B2500D Third-Party Summons have been modified to accommodate this change. They are available on the court’s website on the local forms page at
Parties may start using the modified forms immediately. They will be required on or after May 2, 2022.

Effective Monday, October 18, 2021, any case or hearing related email communication with the Clerk’s Office should be sent to Please include the case number and debtor’s last name in the subject line. This will facilitate the fastest response from a case administrator.

See General Order 2021-3, In Re: Bankruptcy Court Operations.


See General Order 2021-2, In Re: ORDER ABOLISHING MONT. LBR 9013-1.


See General Order 2021-1, In Re: ORDER ABOLISHING MONT. LBR 6004-1.


For assistance, please contact the ECF Help Desk at: (888) 888-2530.

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