- nondischargeable debt
a debt that cannot be eliminated in bankruptcy (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms)A debt that is excluded from the Debtor's discharge on one or more of the grounds enumerated in the Bankruptcy Code. See 11 U.S.C. § 523 (SA-Bankruptcy.com)Certain debts are not included in the debtor's discharge. Some are automatically excluded. Others to be excluded require action by the creditor.Obtaining credit by fraud or a debt for alimony, maintenance or child support are types of debts that may be non-dischargeable.also see discharge (Bernstein's Dictionary of Bankruptcy Terminology)
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