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H.R. 4246 (114th): National Guard and Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act of 2015

To exempt for an additional 4-year period, from the application of the means-test presumption of abuse under chapter 7, qualifying members of reserve components of the Armed Forces and members of the National Guard who, after September 11, 2001, are called to active duty or to perform a homeland defense activity for not less than 90 days.

Overview

Introduced:

Dec 15, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2015

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 18, 2015.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-107

Sponsor:

Steve Cohen

Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2016
Length: 1 pages

History

Dec 15, 2015
 
Introduced

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Dec 16, 2015
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Dec 17, 2015
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 18, 2015
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4246 (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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