The subject of the classification of unsecured claims in Chapter 13 is a subject which has been written about before. There have also been several informative and well written articles dealing with Chapter 13 in general, which also refer to the problem of classification of claims in Chapter 13. This article will not attempt to reiterate the principles and concepts stated in those articles.
James B. McLaughlin Jr. and Robert W. Nelms, Classification of Unsecured Claims in Chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1978: What is Fair?, 7 Campbell L. Rev. 329 (1985).