H.R. 3763 (107th): Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002

Introduced:

Feb 14, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jul 30, 2002

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 30, 2002.

Law:

Pub.L. 107-204

Sponsor:

Michael Oxley
Representative for Ohio's 4th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2002
Length: 66 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To protect investors by improving the accuracy and reliability of corporate disclosures made pursuant to the securities laws, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 5118 (Related)
Corporate Fraud Accountability Act of 2002

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 16, 2002

S. 2673 (Included-In)
Public Company Accounting Reform and Investor Protection Act of 2002

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jul 15, 2002

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3763” means this is a House of Representatives 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
Feb 14, 2002
Reported by Committee
Apr 16, 2002
Passed House
Apr 24, 2002
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Passed Senate with Changes
Jul 15, 2002
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate
Jul 25, 2002
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Conference Report Agreed to by House
Jul 25, 2002
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 30, 2002

Details

Cosponsors
30 cosponsors (30R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Apr 24, 2002 1:33 p.m.
Failed 39/381
Apr 24, 2002 2:40 p.m.
Failed 202/219
Apr 24, 2002 3:24 p.m.
Passed 334/90
On the Conference Report
Jul 25, 2002 12:09 p.m.
Passed 423/3
On the Conference Report
Jul 25, 2002 4:30 p.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 99/0

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