H.R. 4098 (107th): Corporate and Criminal Fraud Accountability Act of 2002


Apr 9, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 9, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 9, 2002
Length: 16 pages

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S. 2010 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Apr 25, 2002

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for criminal prosecution of persons who alter or destroy evidence in certain Federal investigations or defraud investors of publicly traded securities, to disallow debts incurred in violation of securities fraud laws from being discharged in bankruptcy, to protect whistleblowers against retaliation by their employers, and for other purposes.

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S. 2010 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2002

H.Res. 480 (rule)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 10, 2002

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Apr 9, 2002


35 cosponsors (34D, 1I) (show)
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