H.R. 2326 (103rd): Bankruptcy Amendments of 1993

May 27, 1993 (103rd Congress, 1993–1994)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Michael Synar
Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district
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May 27, 1993
7 pages
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H.R. 5321 (102nd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 03, 1992


This bill was introduced on May 27, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced May 27, 1993
Referred to Committee May 27, 1993
Full Title

To amend title 11 of the United States Code with respect to cases under chapter 13, and for other purposes.


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134 cosponsors (71D, 62R, 1D) (show)

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Regulatory Reform, Commercial, and Antitrust Law

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Bankruptcy Amendments of 1993 - Amends Federal bankruptcy law to raise to $1 million the ceiling on debts for eligibility to file as a chapter 13 debtor (bankrupt consumer repayment of debt under court supervision).
(Currently the ceiling is $100,000 for unsecured debts, or $350,000 for certain secured debts.) Modifies the guidelines for:
(1) chapter 13 bankruptcies;
(2) automatic stays;
(3) exemptions;
(4) discharges; and
(5) preferences.
Directs the Administrative Office of the United States Courts to compile and make available to the public statistical information regarding bankruptcy cases.

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