Senate OKs bankruptcy reform bill 70-28

Welch, Rupert
December 2000
Furniture/Today;12/11/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 14, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the United States Senate's approval of a bankruptcy reform legislation. Support to the legislation by furniture manufacturers and retailers.


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