H.R.532 - Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2013

To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. view all titles (2)

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  • Official: To amend title 11 of the United States Code to modify the dischargeability of debts for certain educational payments and loans. as introduced.
  • Short: Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2013 as introduced.

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Steve Cohen

D-TN

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Official Summary

Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2013 - Amends the federal bankruptcy code to limit the non-dischargeability, except in cases of undue hardship, of educational loans to those made, insured, or guaranteed by a governmental unit, or made under any program funded by a government

Official Summary

Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2013 - Amends the federal bankruptcy code to limit the non-dischargeability, except in cases of undue hardship, of educational loans to those made, insured, or guaranteed by a governmental unit, or made under any program funded by a governmental unit or any program for which substantially all of the funds are provided by a nonprofit institution (thus allowing the discharge of private educational loan indebtedness without the need to show an undue hardship).

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