2012 US Code
Title 11 - Bankruptcy
Chapter 5 - CREDITORS, THE DEBTOR, AND THE ESTATE (§§ 501 - 562)
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Publication TitleUnited States Code, 2012 Edition, Title 11 - BANKRUPTCY
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CollectionUnited States Code
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Contained WithinTitle 11 - BANKRUPTCY
CHAPTER 5 - CREDITORS, THE DEBTOR, AND THE ESTATE
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Date2012
Laws in Effect as of DateJanuary 15, 2013
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SUBCHAPTER I—CREDITORS AND CLAIMS
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501.Filing of proofs of claims or interests.
502.Allowance of claims or interests.
503.Allowance of administrative expenses.
504.Sharing of compensation.
505.Determination of tax liability.
506.Determination of secured status.
507.Priorities.
508.Effect of distribution other than under this title.
509.Claims of codebtors.
510.Subordination.
511.Rate of interest on tax claims.

        

SUBCHAPTER II—DEBTOR'S DUTIES AND BENEFITS
521.Debtor's duties.
522.Exemptions.
523.Exceptions to discharge.
524.Effect of discharge.
525.Protection against discriminatory treatment.
526.Restrictions on debt relief agencies.
527.Disclosures.
528.Requirements for debt relief agencies.

        

SUBCHAPTER III—THE ESTATE
541.Property of the estate.
542.Turnover of property to the estate.
543.Turnover of property by a custodian.
544.Trustee as lien creditor and as successor to certain creditors and purchasers.
545.Statutory liens.
546.Limitations on avoiding powers.
547.Preferences.
548.Fraudulent transfers and obligations.
549.Postpetition transactions.
550.Liability of transferee of avoided transfer.
551.Automatic preservation of avoided transfer.
552.Postpetition effect of security interest.
553.Setoff.
554.Abandonment of property of the estate.
555.Contractual right to liquidate, terminate, or accelerate a securities contract.
556.Contractual right to liquidate, terminate, or accelerate a commodities contract or forward contract.
557.Expedited determination of interests in, and abandonment or other disposition of grain assets.
558.Defenses of the estate.
559.Contractual right to liquidate, terminate, or accelerate a repurchase agreement.
560.Contractual right to liquidate, terminate, or accelerate a swap agreement.
561.Contractual right to terminate, liquidate, accelerate, or offset under a master netting agreement and across contracts; proceedings under chapter 15.
562.Timing of damage measure in connection with swap agreements, securities contracts, forward contracts, commodity contracts, repurchase agreements, and master netting agreements.

        

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