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On April 4, 2022, the Judges of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan approved the publication of proposed amendments to LR 83.20, Attorney Admission, and LR 83.50, Bankruptcy Cases and Proceedings. 

In order to be assured consideration, comments in writing, which may include recommended changes to the proposed amendments, should be received no later than May 20, 2022.  Comments may be sent to or to Local Rules, 539 Theodore Levin United States Courthouse, 231 W. Lafayette Boulevard, Detroit, Michigan 48226.

The text of the proposed amendments may be found at