S. 1260 (105th): Securities Litigation Uniform Standards Act of 1998

Introduced:

Oct 7, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 3, 1998

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 3, 1998.

Law:

Pub.L. 105-353

Sponsor:

Phil Gramm

Senator from Texas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 13, 1998
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to limit the conduct of securities class actions under State law, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1689 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 22, 1998

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1260” 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.

History

Introduced
Oct 7, 1997
Reported by Committee
Apr 29, 1998
Passed Senate
May 13, 1998
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Passed House
Jul 22, 1998
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate
Oct 13, 1998
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Conference Report Agreed to by House
Oct 13, 1998
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Conference Report Agreed to by House
Oct 13, 1998
View Vote Result »
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 3, 1998

Details

Cosponsors
42 cosponsors (31R, 11D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
May 13, 1998 6:30 p.m.
Bill Passed 79/21
Suspend the Rules and Agree to Conference Report
Oct 13, 1998 6:24 p.m.
Passed 319/82

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