S. 1920 (108th): Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2004

A bill to extend for 6 months the period for which chapter 12 of title 11 of the United States Code is reenacted.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 21, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:

Passed House & Senate on Jan 28, 2004

This bill was passed by Congress on January 28, 2004 but was not enacted before the end of its Congressional session. (It is possible this bill is waiting for the signature of the President.)

Sponsor:

Charles “Chuck” Grassley

Senator from Iowa

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2004
Length: 491 pages

History

Nov 21, 2003
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 25, 2003
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 28, 2004
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jan 28, 2004
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

S. 1920 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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