H.R. 1488: Protecting Gun Owners in Bankruptcy Act of 2015

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.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 19, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Mar 19, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 19, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Chris Collins

Representative for New York's 27th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2015
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Mar 19, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1488 is 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.

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