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HR 5827 - Exempting Guns from an Estate for Bankruptcy Purposes - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Mel Watt voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (307-113) - (Key vote)

Title: Exempting Guns from an Estate for Bankruptcy Purposes

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes a debtor in bankruptcy to exempt from the property of his or her estate the aggregate interest in a rifle, shotgun, pistol, or any combination thereof, provided that the value does not exceed $3,000.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Exempting Guns from an Estate for Bankruptcy Purposes

Sponsors

  • John A. Boccieri (OH - D) (Out Of Office)

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