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Bankruptcy Law

From Internship with the Honorable Judge A. Overstreet Norton Quick Reference Bankruptcy Code and Rules, 2011.
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Debtor
Any person or municipality which is the subject of a case commenced under the Bankruptcy Code, BC.
Petition
Document which initiates the Title 11 bankruptcy case under either Chapter 7, 9, 11, 12, or 13. No other document in the BC is referenced as a petition.
Order of Relief
The filing of a voluntary petition under Section 301 pursuant to any chapter of the Code constitutes an instantaneous "order for relief" under such chapter.