Health Exam: Muni Health Care Bankruptcy Under Ch. 9

Law360, New York (September 16, 2011, 1:43 PM EDT) -- With the recent focus on municipal and health care bankruptcy, it is intriguing and may be particularly relevant to consider what rules apply in a Chapter 9 for a municipal health care entity such as a county or public hospital or health care taxing district.

From a statutory perspective, Chapter 9 combines (1) a few specific substantive Chapter 9 provisions (Sections 902 through 946) and (2) other Bankruptcy Code sections which are expressly incorporated into Chapter 9 proceedings through Section 901 of the Bankruptcy Code.[1]...
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