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Sep 18, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on September 18, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 18, 2008
Length: 28 pages
To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to bring greater transparency and accountability to commodity markets, and for other purposes.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6976”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6976 — 110th Congress: Preventing Manipulation in Commodity Markets Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6976
“H.R. 6976 — 110th Congress: Preventing Manipulation in Commodity Markets Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6976>
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