S.679 - HAVEN Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI] (Introduced 03/06/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/06/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.679 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/06/2019)
Honoring American Veterans in Extreme Need Act of 2019 or the HAVEN Act
This bill modifies the treatment of certain veterans' benefits in bankruptcy.
Specifically, the bill excludes from a debtor's current monthly income certain benefits, including disability benefits, paid by the Department of Veterans Affairs or the Department of Defense.