2005 Bankruptcy Filings

United States Bankruptcy Court - District of Vermont
Original Chapter Filings - Case Count Report
Quantity of Cases Filed between 01/01/2005 and 12/31/2005

 

Chapter 7 Business Cases   57  
    Consumer Cases   2249  
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      Chapter Total 2306  

Chapter 11 Business Cases   1  
    Consumer Cases   1  
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      Chapter Total 2  

Chapter 12 Business Cases   2  
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      Chapter Total 2  

Chapter 13 Business Cases   17  
    Consumer Cases   289  
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      Chapter Total 306  

      Grand Total 2616  

 

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.