S. 2697 (106th): Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000


Jun 8, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 29, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Lugar

Senator from Indiana



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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2000
Length: 224 pages

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H.R. 4541 (same title)
Passed House — Oct 19, 2000

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

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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Jun 8, 2000

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Jun 29, 2000
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2697”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
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H.R. 4541 (Related)
Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000

Passed House
Last Action: Oct 19, 2000

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