§ 35.6     Bankruptcy Rule 1002: Commencement of Case
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The filing of a petition with the clerk commences a Chapter 13 case. “Petition” is a term of art and refers to Official Bankruptcy Form 1.1 Technically, no other document need accompany the petition to commence the case.