Summary: H.R.5827 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (07/28/2010)

Protecting Gun Owners in Bankruptcy Act of 2010 - Amends federal bankruptcy law to permit an individual debtor to exempt from the property of the estate in bankruptcy the debtor's aggregate interest not to exceed $3,000 in value, in a single rifle, shotgun, or pistol or any combination of them.

Declares the date of enactment as the effective date of this Act.