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TITLE 11–BANKRUPTCY

CHAPTER 12– ADJUSTMENT OF DEBTS OF A FAMILY FARMER
WITH REGULAR ANNUAL INCOME


Sub Chapter – Officers, Administration, and The Estate

Sec. 1208. Conversion or dismissal

 (a) The debtor may convert a case under this chapter to a case under 
chapter 7 of this title at any time. Any waiver of the right to convert 
under this subsection is unenforceable.
    (b) On request of the debtor at any time, if the case has not been 
converted under section 706 or 1112 of this title, the court shall 
dismiss a case under this chapter. Any waiver of the right to dismiss 
under this subsection is unenforceable.
    (c) On request of a party in interest, and after notice and a 
hearing, the court may dismiss a case under this chapter for cause, 
including--
        (1) unreasonable delay, or gross mismanagement, by the debtor 
    that is prejudicial to creditors;
        (2) nonpayment of any fees and charges required under chapter 
    123 of title 28;
        (3) failure to file a plan timely under section 1221 of this 
    title;
        (4) failure to commence making timely payments required by a 
    confirmed plan;
        (5) denial of confirmation of a plan under section 1225 of this 
    title and denial of a request made for additional time for filing 
    another plan or a modification of a plan;
        (6) material default by the debtor with respect to a term of a 
    confirmed plan;
        (7) revocation of the order of confirmation under section 1230 
    of this title, and denial of confirmation of a modified plan under 
    section 1229 of this title;
        (8) termination of a confirmed plan by reason of the occurrence 
    of a condition specified in the plan; or
        (9) continuing loss to or diminution of the estate and absence 
    of a reasonable likelihood of rehabilitation.

    (d) On request of a party in interest, and after notice and a 
hearing, the court may dismiss a case under this chapter or convert a 
case under this chapter to a case under chapter 7 of this title upon a 
showing that the debtor has committed fraud in connection with the case.
    (e) Notwithstanding any other provision of this section, a case may 
not be converted to a case under another chapter of this title unless 
the debtor may be a debtor under such chapter.

(Added and amended Pub. L. 99-554, title II, Sec. 255, title III, 
Sec. 302(f), Oct. 27, 1986, 100 Stat. 3108, 3124; Pub. L. 105-277, div. 
C, title I, Sec. 149(a), Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-610.)

                         Termination of Section

        For termination of reenactment of this section by section 149(a) 
    of Pub. L. 105-277, see Repeal, Reenactment, and Termination of 
    Chapter note set out under section 1201 of this title.

                          Codification

    Section repealed effective Oct. 1, 1998, by Pub. L. 99-554, title 
III, Sec. 302(f), Oct. 27, 1986, 100 Stat. 3124, as amended by Pub. L. 
103-65, Sec. 1, Aug. 6, 1993, 107 Stat. 311. Section, as in effect on 
Sept. 30, 1998, reenacted by Pub. L. 105-277, div. C, title I, 
Sec. 149(a), Oct. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 2681-610, for the period beginning 
on Oct. 1, 1998, and ending on Apr. 1, 1999. See Repeal, Reenactment, 
and Termination of Chapter note set out under section 1201 of this 
title.

                  Section Referred to in Other Sections

    This section is referred to in sections 348, 365, 706, 726, 728, 
1307 of this title.


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