CHAPTER 3CASE ADMINISTRATION
Sub Chapter II Officers
Sec. 324. Removal of trustee or examiner
(a) The court, after notice and a hearing, may remove a trustee,
other than the United States trustee, or an examiner, for cause.
(b) Whenever the court removes a trustee or examiner under
subsection (a) in a case under this title, such trustee or examiner
shall thereby be removed in all other cases under this title in which
such trustee or examiner is then serving unless the court orders
(Pub. L. 95-598, Nov. 6, 1978, 92 Stat. 2562; Pub. L. 99-554, title II,
Sec. 208, Oct. 27, 1986, 100 Stat. 3098.)
Historical and Revision Notes
senate report no. 95-989
This section permits the court, after notice and a hearing, to
remove a trustee for cause.
1986--Pub. L. 99-554 amended section generally, designating existing
provisions as subsec. (a), substituting ``a trustee, other than the
United States trustee, or an examiner'' for ``a trustee or an
examiner'', and adding subsec. (b).
Effective Date of 1986 Amendment
Effective date and applicability of amendment by Pub. L. 99-554
dependent upon the judicial district involved, see section 302(d), (e)
of Pub. L. 99-554, set out as a note under section 581 of Title 28,
Judiciary and Judicial Procedure.
Section Referred to in Other Sections
This section is referred to in sections 703, 1104 of this title.