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National Bankruptcy Review Commission
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Agenda for October 1996 Meeting

San Diego Marriott Hotel & Marina
333 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, California

Friday - October 18, 1996

8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Opening Remarks
Congressional/Appropriations Report
Administrative Matters
Certification of Minutes for September Meeting
Budget Report (end of fiscal year 1996)
8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Invited Witnesses Forum
Samuel Gerdano - American Bankruptcy Institute
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Plenary Session: Small Business/Single Asset Real Estate Issues
Presentation by Stephen H. Case, Advisor
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Recess
1:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Meeting of Working Groups
Jurisdiction and Procedure [Including Venue and Article I/III status]
Mass Torts, Future Claims
2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Plenary Session: Consumer Bankruptcy - Specific Section-by-Section Suggestions for Change to the Current Chapter 7 and 13 System
4:30 p.m. Recess

Saturday - October 19, 1996

8:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Plenary Session: Decisions on Pending Proposals
For Decision by Full Commission:
Chapter 11 Working Group Proposal #4: Court Review of Appointments to Creditors' Committees
For Initial Discussion by Full Commission:
  • Jurisdiction & Procedure Working Group Proposal #3 (Revised): Mandatory Withdrawal
  • Jurisdiction & Procedure Working Group Proposal #4: Interlocutory Appeals
  • Jurisdiction & Procedure Working Group Proposal #5: Personal Injury Claims
  • Transnational Working Group Proposal #1: Venue of Ancillary Proceedings
  • Government Working Group A (General Government) - Working Group Proposal #4: Improving Notice To Government Creditors
  • Government Working Group A (General Government) - Working Group Proposal #5:Section 105
  • Government Working Group A (General Government) - Working Group Proposal #6: Definition of Claim; Environmental Obligations
  • Government Working Group A (General Government) - Working Group Proposal #7: Section 362(b)(4)
9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Roundtable Discussions (To be held simultaneously)
General Government Issues Roundtable Discussion
Regulation and Taxation Roundtable Discussion
11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Government Issues/Working Group Summaries (Working Lunch)
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Open Forum (National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges)
5:00 p.m. Adjournment