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When is a bankruptcy considered "closed?"

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Washington State - We need to collect past due rent from a tenant that incurred debt after filing for bankrupcty January 2004. "collection may be difficult until the Chapter 13 plan is closed, dismissed or converted" - When is the Chapter 13 plan considered closed? When she has paid her plan in 3-5 years or when case has been heard and the plan goes into effect?

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