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

Introduced:

Jan 18, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Pete Domenici
Senator from New Mexico
Republican

Text:

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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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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H.R. 1058 (Supersedes)
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

Enacted — Veto Overridden
Dec 22, 1995

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 240” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jan 18, 1995
Reported by Committee
May 25, 1995

Details

Cosponsors
51 cosponsors (38R, 13D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
Jun 22, 1995 8:31 p.m.
Motion to Table Motion to Reconsider Agreed to 69/19

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