House Majority Leader Richard K. Armey put bankruptcy reform front and center last week when he released an agenda of the 25 issues on which Republicans plan to vote in the 30 working days scheduled between now and the end of April.

"Bankruptcy reform is clearly getting on a fast track on the House side," said Edward L. Yingling, chief lobbyist for the American Bankers Association. "It's got a lot of momentum."

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