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Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Discharge Student Loans in Bankruptcy Act of 2017

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 11 of the United States Code to make student loans dischargeable.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
05/04/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
06/07/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
05/04/2017Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/04/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (38)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24]* 05/04/2017
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7]* 05/04/2017
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47]* 05/04/2017
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14]* 05/04/2017
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33]* 05/04/2017
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20]* 05/04/2017
Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12]* 05/04/2017
Rep. Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ-9]* 05/04/2017
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19]* 05/04/2017
Rep. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV-3] 05/18/2017
Rep. Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY-13] 05/24/2017
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 05/26/2017
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9] 06/15/2017
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-MA-6] 06/21/2017
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 06/26/2017
Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-5] 07/24/2017
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] 08/11/2017
Rep. Brady, Robert A. [D-PA-1] 10/19/2017
Del. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 10/23/2017
Rep. Nolan, Richard M. [D-MN-8] 10/26/2017
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5] 11/02/2017
Rep. O'Rourke, Beto [D-TX-16] 11/02/2017
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 11/06/2017
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-CA-31] 11/14/2017
Rep. Crowley, Joseph [D-NY-14] 11/28/2017
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 12/12/2017
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2] 12/14/2017
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 12/19/2017
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 01/09/2018
Rep. Gutierrez, Luis V. [D-IL-4] 02/14/2018
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8] 02/14/2018
Rep. Payne, Donald M., Jr. [D-NJ-10] 04/12/2018
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 04/16/2018
Rep. Correa, J. Luis [D-CA-46] 06/20/2018
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 08/03/2018
Rep. McNerney, Jerry [D-CA-9] 09/07/2018
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 10/02/2018
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3] 10/23/2018

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Judiciary05/04/2017 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law06/07/2017 Referred to

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Subjects (4)

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Introduced in House (05/04/2017)

Discharge Student Loans in Bankruptcy Act of 2017

This bill amends the federal bankruptcy code to permit a borrower to discharge in bankruptcy a nonprofit, government, or private student loan, or an obligation to repay an educational benefit, scholarship, or stipend.