To amend title 11 of the United States Code to provide bankruptcy protections for medically distressed debtors, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Hampshire's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2014
Length: 7 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 19, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 28, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5138 (110th).
Jun 19, 2014
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H.R. 4917 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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