After the United States Supreme Court decided that criminal restitution sentences were dischargeable debts under Chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code, Congress overruled the Court's decision and amended the Code accordingly.
Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare v Davenport, ___ US ___, 110 S Ct 2126 (1990).
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