H.R. 5463 (110th): Securities Litigation Attorney Accountability and Transparency Act

Introduced:

Feb 14, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jeb Hensarling

Representative for Texas's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2008
Length: 12 pages

See Instead:

S. 3033 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 19, 2008

About the bill

Full Title

To protect investors by fostering transparency and accountability of attorneys in private securities litigation.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3931 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 23, 2007

S. 3033 (Related)
Securities Litigation Attorney Accountability and Transparency Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 19, 2008

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History

Introduced
Feb 14, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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