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S. 900 (106th): Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act

About the bill

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The Gramm–Leach–Bliley Act (GLBA), also known as the Financial Services Modernization Act of 1999, (Pub.L. 106–102, 113 Stat. 1338, enacted November 12, 1999) is an act of the 106th United States Congress (1999–2001). It repealed part of the Glass–Steagall Act of 1933, removing barriers in the market among banking companies, securities companies and insurance companies that prohibited any one institution from acting as any combination of an investment bank, a commercial bank, and an insurance company. With the bipartisan passage of the Gramm–Leach ...

Sponsor and status

Phil Gramm

Sponsor. Senator for Texas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 8, 1999
Length: 144 pages
Introduced:

Apr 28, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 12, 1999

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 12, 1999.

Law:

Pub.L. 106-102

History

Mar 4, 1999
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 28, 1999
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

May 6, 1999
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Jul 20, 1999
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 20, 1999
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House with an Amendment.

Nov 4, 1999
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate (House next)

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report.

Nov 4, 1999
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Nov 12, 1999
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 900 (106th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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