Local Rules and Orders

The court's local rules and general orders are provided here. 

Proposed Amendments to New Mexico Bankruptcy Local Rules

The deadline to submit comments is October 30, 2017.  All comments will remain anonymous to the judges and chambers staff.  Comments may be submitted to the Court by email: web_ntp@nmcourt.fed.us.  Or, written comments may be sent by mail to United States Bankruptcy Court, Attn:  Local Rule Comments,  P.O. Box 546, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87103-0546.

Redline Proposed Local Rules changes

Notice of Proposed Amendments to New Mexico Local Rules


Current Local Rules

Searchable Web Version

New Mexico Local Rules (Adopted 11/15/2014, Updated 05/19/16)

Order Adopting Local Rules


Archived Local Rules

The following PDF download contains the local rules adopted August 2, 2010 with amendments through 8/29/11

NM Local Rules (Effective 8/2/10)


Standing and Administrative Orders

Click on the General Orders Link on the left.