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Committee on the JudiciaryIntroducedMarch 15th, 2017
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Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2017
A bill to amend title 28 of the United States Code to authorize the appointment of additional bankruptcy judges; and for other purposes.
Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2017 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, Tennessee, and Virginia; and authorize the appointment of additional bankruptcy judges in the middle district of Florida.