S. 2092 (110th): Protecting Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcies Act of 2007


Sep 25, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 25, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Durbin

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2007
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 11, United States Code, to improve protections for employees and retirees in business bankruptcies.

Summary (CRS)

9/25/2007--Introduced.Protecting Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcies Act of 2007 - Amends federal bankruptcy law to increase the maximum amount per individual or corporation of unsecured claims ranked in the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 25, 2007

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2092”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3033 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 24, 2010

H.R. 3652 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 25, 2007

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