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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 9, 2002
Length: 16 pages
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.
- See Instead:
S. 2010 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Apr 25, 2002
Apr 9, 2002
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H.R. 4098 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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