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S. 1107: Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2017

A bill to amend title 28, United States Code, to authorize the appointment of additional bankruptcy judges, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

May 11, 2017

Status:

Passed Senate (House next) on Sep 5, 2017

This bill passed in the Senate on September 5, 2017 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Chris Coons

Junior Senator from Delaware

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 5, 2017
Length: 14 pages

Prognosis:

46% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 11, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 5, 2017
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 1107 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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