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H.R. 3972 (110th): To amend the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 to exempt from the means test in bankruptcy cases, for a limited period, qualifying reserve-component members who, after September 11, 2001, are called to active duty or to perform a homeland defense activity for not less than 60 days.

Overview

Introduced:

Oct 25, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Introduced (Enacted Via Other Measures)

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

S. 3197: National Guard and Reservists Debt Relief Act of 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 20, 2008. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Janice “Jan” Schakowsky

Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 25, 2007
Length: 3 pages

History

Oct 25, 2007
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3972 (110th) 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 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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