H.R.2266. To amend title 28 of the United States Code to authorize the appointment of additional bankruptcy judges; and for other purposes.

United States House of Representatives
Last action 4 months ago
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Summary

                    Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2017  (Sec. 2) This bill amends the federal judicial code to:   convert certain temporary bankruptcy judges to permanent bankruptcy judges and authorize the appointment of additional bankruptcy judges in Delaware and Michigan;  convert temporary bankruptcy judges to permanent bankruptcy judges in specified judicial districts in Florida, Maryland, Nevada, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, and Virginia; and  authorize the appointment of an additional bankruptcy judge in the middle district of Florida.  (Sec. 4) The bill increases the quarterly fee payable to the U.S. trustee by chapter 11 (reorganization) debtors whose disbursements equal or exceed $1 million in a fiscal year unless the balance in the United States Trustee System Fund exceeds $200 million.  For FY2018-FY2022, 97.5% of the quarterly U.S. trustee fees shall be deposited as offsetting collections to the United States Trustee System Fund and 2.5% shall be deposited in the general fund of the Treasury.
                

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Actions

  • House Floor: Presented to President.

    Wed, Oct 25th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Message on Senate action sent to the House.

    Wed, Oct 25th 2017
  • Senate Vote Motion Agreed to: On the Motion

    Tue, Oct 24th 2017
  • Senate Vote Motion Agreed to: On the Motion

    Tue, Oct 24th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Motion to waive all applicable budgetary discipline with respect to the measure (the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment) agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 80 - 19. Record Vote Number: 247.

    Tue, Oct 24th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Point of order that the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment violates section 314(e) of the CBA raised in Senate.

    Tue, Oct 24th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Motion by Senator McConnell to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment with an amendment (SA 1568) withdrawn in Senate.

    Tue, Oct 24th 2017
  • Senate ResolvingDifferences: Senate agreed to the House amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 2266 by Yea-Nay Vote. 82 - 17. Record Vote Number: 248.

    Tue, Oct 24th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Motion by Senator McConnell to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment with an amendment (SA 1568) withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR S6737)

    Tue, Oct 24th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Considered by Senate (Message from the House considered). (consideration: CR S6721-6738)

    Tue, Oct 24th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Considered by Senate (Message from the House considered).

    Tue, Oct 24th 2017
  • Senate Vote Cloture Motion Agreed to: On the Cloture Motion

    Mon, Oct 23rd 2017
  • Senate Floor: Cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 79 - 16. Record Vote Number: 246.

    Mon, Oct 23rd 2017
  • Senate Floor: Considered by Senate (Message from the House considered).

    Mon, Oct 23rd 2017
  • Senate Floor: Considered by Senate (Message from the House considered). (consideration: CR S6703-6711)

    Mon, Oct 23rd 2017
  • Senate Floor: Cloture on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 79 - 16. Record Vote Number: 246. (consideration: CR S6703, S6709-6710)

    Mon, Oct 23rd 2017
  • Senate Floor: Motion by Senator McConnell to refer to Senate Committee on Appropriations the House message to accompany H.R. 2266 with instructions to report back forthwith with amendment SA 1570 fell when cloture invoked on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment in Senate. (consideration: CR S6703)

    Mon, Oct 23rd 2017
  • Senate Floor: Motion by Senator McConnell to refer to Senate Committee on Appropriations the House message to accompany H.R. 2266 with instructions to report back forthwith with amendment SA 1570 made in Senate. (consideration: CR S6630)

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Motion by Senator McConnell to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment made in Senate. (CR S6630)

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Cloture motion on the motion to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment presented in Senate. (CR S6630)

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Motion by Senator McConnell to concur in the House amendment to the Senate amendment with an amendment (SA 1568) made in Senate. (CR S6630)

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S6630)

    Thu, Oct 19th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendment to Senate amendment.

    Mon, Oct 16th 2017
  • House Floor: House agreed to Senate amendment with amendment pursuant to H.Res. 569. (consideration: CR H7989-7992; text as House agreed to Senate amendment: CR H7989-7992)

    Thu, Oct 12th 2017
  • House Floor: Correct Enrollment

    Thu, Oct 12th 2017
  • House Floor: House agreed to Senate amendment with amendment pursuant to H.Res. 569.

    Thu, Oct 12th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Message on Senate action sent to the House.

    Thu, Sep 28th 2017
  • Senate Discharge: Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.

    Wed, Sep 27th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S6191)

    Wed, Sep 27th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.

    Wed, Sep 27th 2017
  • Senate Floor: Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.

    Wed, Sep 27th 2017
  • Senate IntroReferral: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

    Thu, May 18th 2017
  • House Floor: DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2266.

    Wed, May 17th 2017
  • House Floor: Mr. Goodlatte moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.

    Wed, May 17th 2017
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4245-4246)

    Wed, May 17th 2017
  • House Committee: Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 115-130.

    Wed, May 17th 2017
  • House Calendars: Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 80.

    Wed, May 17th 2017
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4245-4248)

    Wed, May 17th 2017
  • House Floor: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

    Wed, May 17th 2017
  • House Committee: Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.

    Wed, May 3rd 2017
  • House Committee: Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.

    Wed, May 3rd 2017
  • House Committee: Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.

    Mon, May 1st 2017
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

    Mon, May 1st 2017