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Apr 9, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This bill was introduced on April 9, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 9, 2002
Length: 16 pages
Reported by Committee — Apr 25, 2002
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4098”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4098 — 107th Congress: Corporate and Criminal Fraud Accountability Act of 2002. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr4098
“H.R. 4098 — 107th Congress: Corporate and Criminal Fraud Accountability Act of 2002.” www.GovTrack.us. 2002. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr4098>
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