To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide shareholders with an advisory vote on executive compensation.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 23, 2007
Length: 4 pages
Mar 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 20, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.
What stakeholders are saying
Mar 1, 2007
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 28, 2007
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 18, 2007
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 301 (110th).
Apr 20, 2007
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 1257 (110th) 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 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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