A bill to protect employees and retirees from corporate practices that deprive them of their earnings and retirement savings when a business files for bankruptcy under title 11, United States Code.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Illinois. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 25, 2002
Length: 18 pages
Jul 25, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 25, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 25, 2002
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S. 2798 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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