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Nomination Confirmed 69/21
Mar 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
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.
Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2007
Length: 4 pages
To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide shareholders with an advisory vote on executive compensation.
4/20/2007--Passed House amended.Shareholder Vote on Executive Compensation Act - Amends the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require a proxy, consent, or authorization for a shareholder meeting occurring on or ... Read more >
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Reported by Committee
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 301 (110th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1257”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 20, 2007
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 18, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1257 — 110th Congress: Shareholder Vote on Executive Compensation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1257
“H.R. 1257 — 110th Congress: Shareholder Vote on Executive Compensation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1257>
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