Bankruptcy Court Open During Government Shutdown

Friday, September 29, 2023

Public Notice

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Ohio will remain open in the event of a federal government shutdown. The Court will continue to hold hearings, enter orders and judgments, and receive and process all filings. Judges will be willing to entertain requests for continuances or motions for other relief necessitated by phase-down activities in federal government agencies.

Electronic filing through CM/ECF will remain available. The Clerk’s Office will be open during normal hours of operation from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Richard Jones
Clerk, United States Bankruptcy Court