1996 Bankruptcy Filings

United States Bankruptcy Court - District of Vermont
Original Chapter Filings - Case Count Report
Quantity of Cases Filed between 01/01/1996 and 12/31/1996

 

Chapter 7 Business Cases   96  
    Consumer Cases   1125  
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      Chapter Total 1221  

Chapter 11 Business Cases   23  
    Consumer Cases   4  
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      Chapter Total 27  

Chapter 12 Business Cases   6  
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      Chapter Total 6  

Chapter 13 Business Cases   17  
    Consumer Cases   88  
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      Chapter Total 105  

      Grand Total 1359  

 

There are no consumer cases for Chapter 12. Chapter 12 is solely available to family farmers. By our definition, a family farmer operates a business as opposed to being solely a consumer.