H.R.4506 - Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2010111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] (Introduced 01/26/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 111-430|
|Latest Action:||05/27/2010 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 412.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||03/12/2010 : Passed House|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.4506 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate without amendment (05/27/2010)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2010 - Amends the federal judicial code to authorize the appointment of additional permanent bankruptcy judges in various states.
Converts certain temporary offices of bankruptcy judges to permanent offices in specified states.
Extends certain temporary offices of bankruptcy judges previously authorized for Pennsylvania and North Carolina.
Increases bankruptcy filing fees.
Reduces the amount of bankruptcy fees to be deposited as offsetting collections to the United States Trustee System Fund.