H.R. 1058 (104th): Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

Introduced:

Feb 27, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:

Enacted — Veto Overridden on Dec 22, 1995

This bill was enacted after a congressional override of the President's veto on December 22, 1995.

Law:

Pub.L. 104-67

Sponsor:

Tom Bliley

Representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 6, 1995
Length: 28 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An Act to amend the Federal securities laws to curb certain abusive practices in private securites litigation, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 240 (Included-In)
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 25, 1995

H.R. 555 (Related)
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 18, 1995

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1058” 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.

History

Introduced
Feb 27, 1995
Passed House
Mar 8, 1995
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Passed Senate with Changes
Jun 28, 1995
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Conference Report Agreed to by Senate
Dec 5, 1995
View Vote Result »
Conference Report Agreed to by House
Dec 6, 1995
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Vetoed
Dec 19, 1995
House Overrides Veto
Dec 20, 1995
Enacted — Veto Overridden
Dec 22, 1995

Details

Cosponsors
23 cosponsors (20R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Mar 7, 1995 6:51 p.m.
Agreed to 292/124
Mar 8, 1995 1:04 p.m.
Agreed to 252/173
Mar 8, 1995 2:03 p.m.
Failed 162/261
Mar 8, 1995 3:27 p.m.
Failed 179/248
Mar 8, 1995 5:21 p.m.
Failed 168/255
Mar 8, 1995 7:11 p.m.
Passed 325/99
Jun 28, 1995 10:45 a.m.
Bill Passed 69/30
On the Conference Report
Dec 5, 1995 4:45 p.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 65/30
On the Conference Report
Dec 6, 1995 1:29 p.m.
Passed 320/102
Dec 22, 1995 11:20 a.m.
Veto Overridden 68/30

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