S. 3654 (111th): Protecting Gun Owners in Bankruptcy Act of 2010


Jul 27, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 27, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patrick Leahy

Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2010
Length: 2 pages

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H.R. 5827 (same title)
Passed House — Jul 28, 2010

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 11 of the United States Code to include firearms in the types of property allowable under the alternative provision for exempting property from the estate.

Summary (CRS)

7/27/2010--Introduced.Protecting Gun Owners in Bankruptcy Act of 2010 - Amends federal bankruptcy law to permit an individual debtor to exempt from the property of the estate in bankruptcy the debtor's ... Read more >

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Jul 27, 2010

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3654”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)
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H.R. 5827 (Related)
Protecting Gun Owners in Bankruptcy Act of 2010

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 28, 2010

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