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May 25, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 19, 2000 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Illinois's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 19, 2000
Length: 239 pages
To reauthorize and amend the Commodity Exchange Act to promote legal certainty, enhance competition, and reduce systemic risk in markets for futures and over-the-counter derivatives, and for other purposes.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4541”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4541 — 106th Congress: Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr4541
“H.R. 4541 — 106th Congress: Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000.” www.GovTrack.us. 2000. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr4541>
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