11 U.S. Code §945. Continuing jurisdiction and closing of the case

Section Text

(a) The court may retain jurisdiction over the case for such period of time as is necessary for the successful implementation of the plan.

(b) Except as provided in subsection (a) of this section, the court shall close the case when administration of the case has been completed.

Editorial Notes

HISTORICAL AND REVISION NOTES SENATE REPORT NO. 95–989 Section 948 [enacted as section 945] permits the court to retain jurisdiction over the case to ensure successful execution of the plan. The provision is the same as that found in section 96(e) of Chapter 9 of the present Act [section 416(e) of former title 11].AMENDMENTS 1984—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 98–353 substituted "implementation" for "execution".EFFECTIVE DATE OF 1984 AMENDMENT Amendment by Pub. L. 98–353 effective with respect to cases filed 90 days after July 10, 1984, see section 552(a) of Pub. L. 98–353, set out as a note under section 101 of this title.


11 U.S.C. § 945 (2018)