National Guard and Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act of 2015by Representative Bob Goodlatte
Posted on 2015-12-16
GOODLATTE. Mr. Speaker, I move to suspend the rules and pass the
bill (H.R. 4246) to exempt for an additional 4-year period, from the
application of the means-test presumption of
abuse under chapter 7, qualifying members of reserve components of the
Armed Forces and members of the National Guard who, after September 11,
2001, are called to active duty or to perform a homeland defense
activity for not less than 90 days.
The Clerk read the title of the bill.
The text of the bill is as follows: H.R. 4246 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the ``National Guard and Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act of 2015''.
SEC. 2. NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVISTS DEBT RELIEF AMENDMENT.
Section 4(b) of the National Guard and Reservists Debt Relief Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-438; 122 Stat. 5000) is amended by striking ``7-year'' and inserting ``11-year''.
The SPEAKER pro tempore. Pursuant to the rule, the gentleman from Virginia (Mr. Goodlatte) and the gentleman from Tennessee (Mr. Cohen) each will control 20 minutes.
The Chair recognizes the gentleman from Virginia.