S. 240 (104th): Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to establish a filing deadline and to provide certain safeguards to ensure that the interests of investors are well protected under the implied private action provisions of the Act.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jan 18, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Pete Domenici

Senator from New Mexico



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Last Updated: Jun 19, 1995
Length: 144 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 1058 (same title)
Enacted — Veto Overridden — Dec 22, 1995


Jan 18, 1995

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May 25, 1995
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S. 240 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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