H.R. 4612 (101st): To amend title 11 of the United States Code regarding swap agreements and forward contracts.


Apr 25, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 25, 1990

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 25, 1990.


Pub.L. 101-311


Jack Brooks

Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 25, 1990

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
5/15/1990--Passed House amended.TitleI - Swap AgreementsAmends Federal bankruptcy law to define "swap agreement" and "swap participant." Exempts various transactions in connection with currency swap agreements from the automatic stay triggered ... Read more >
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S. 396 (identical)

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jun 6, 1990

H.R. 2057 (Related)
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Last Action: Apr 18, 1989

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4612” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Apr 25, 1990
Reported by Committee
May 1, 1990
Passed House
May 15, 1990
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Jun 6, 1990
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 25, 1990


8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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