|The Bankruptcy Judges Divisions Public
Information Series pamphlet provides basic information to debtors, creditors, court
personnel, the media, and the general public on different aspects of the federal
bankruptcy laws. The series is also designed to provide individuals who may be considering
bankruptcy with a basic explanation of the different chapters under which a bankruptcy
case may be filed and to answer some of the most commonly asked questions about the
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Bankruptcy Basics - For cases filed on or after October 17, 2005