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Petitioning U.S. Congress

Pass The Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2011

In 2005 Congress passed a law that protected private unsecured student loans against bankruptcy. This is an unfair practice and allows financial institutions federal protection on a private debt. This would be likened to not being able to discharge a credit card in bankruptcy because the credit card was protected by federal law. It is not fair to the consumer and negates the true reason for bankruptcy to begin with. A bill has been introduced to bring fairness once again to the bankruptcy law. H.R. 2028 is that bill.

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  • U.S. House of Representatives
  • U.S. Senate


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