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Jun 8, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on June 29, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Indiana
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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2000
Length: 224 pages
Passed House — Oct 19, 2000
A bill 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.
8/25/2000--Reported to Senate amended.Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000 - Amends the Commodity Exchange Act (Act) to define specified terms.Section4 - Excludes the following agreements, contracts, and transactions, except as ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2697 — 106th Congress: Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s2697
“S. 2697 — 106th Congress: Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000.” www.GovTrack.us. 2000. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s2697>
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