Vote — Aug 3, 2015 5:36 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 53/46
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.
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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. August 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1257>
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