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

Joe Sestak, Jr. voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (307-113) - (Key vote)
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Title: Exempting Guns from an Estate for Bankruptcy Purposes

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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


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


  • Frederick C. 'Rick' Boucher (VA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Dan L. Burton (IN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Shelley Moore Capito (WV - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark S. Critz (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bart Gordon (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alan Grayson (FL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas Timothy 'Tim' Holden (PA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Timothy V. 'Tim' Johnson (IL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Samuel Robert 'Sam' Johnson (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ann Kirkpatrick (AZ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lawrence Webb 'Larry' Kissell (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John P. Kline (MN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Steven C. 'Steve' LaTourette (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Betsy Markey (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Walter C. 'Walt' Minnick (ID - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Scott Murphy (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • William 'Bill' Owens (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom S. Perriello (VA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Earl Pomeroy (ND - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Nick Joe Rahall II (WV - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Zachary T. 'Zack' Space (OH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Timothy J. 'Tim' Walz (MN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Zach Wamp (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
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