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Is there any law that will allow for debt discharge for chpt

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Is there any law that will allow for debt discharge for chpt 7 or chpt 13 for mentally ill (South Carolina)
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Ellen replied 7 years ago.

Thank you for your question.

There is no special bankruptcy chapter for the mentally ill nor is there any allowance made in the bankruptcy code. You may want to review whether or not you meet the needs test for a chapter 7 bankruptcy with bankruptcy counsel or rework your chapter 13 plan to lower the payment