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H.R. 2947 (114th): Financial Institution Bankruptcy Act of 2016

To amend title 11 of the United States Code in order to facilitate the resolution of an insolvent financial institution in bankruptcy.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Dave Trott

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 11th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2016
Length: 31 pages
Introduced:

Jul 7, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 12, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.

History

Jul 7, 2015
 
Introduced

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Jul 9, 2015
 
Considered by Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

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Feb 11, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 23, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on the Judiciary

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Apr 12, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 2947 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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