Pro Bono Committee
The committee members are developing a proposal for a pro bono clearinghouse for ABI members wishing to help veterans and servicemembers.
The committee is working with Congress on legislation such as the HAVEN Act in order to update the Bankruptcy Code for the equitable treatment of veterans benefits in consumer bankruptcy cases.
Financial Education Committee
The committee is developing materials to give to provide servicemembers and veterans organizations about the dangers of debt/credit.
The committee is working to cultivate support for legislative initiatives of the Task Force and teach new JAG officers about bankruptcy issues.
Outreach to Native American tribes.