S1107: Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2017

By | March 9, 2018
Seal of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of California

Seal of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of California.

Converts some temporary bankruptcy judges to permanent, and appoints some new bankruptcy judges. Increases fees paid by certain Chapter 11 debtors.

Official Summary

Passed House
Passed Senate
2017-09-05
Signed by President
Became Public Law

Amendments

S.Amdt.787: https://www.congress.gov/amendment/115th-congress/senate-amendment/787

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Sen. Coons, Christopher A. [D-DE]

Cosponsors: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI], Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL], Sen. Nelson, Bill [D-FL], Sen. Carper, Thomas R. [D-DE], Sen. Cortez Masto, Catherine [D-NV], Sen. Hatch, Orrin G. [R-UT], Sen. Burr, Richard [R-NC]

Votes

Passed Senate by Unanimous Consent.

Related bill:  S 1237

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