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Sep 22, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on September 22, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 24th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2008
Length: 3 pages
To amend the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to require officers to repay bonus amounts received during a year in which their company is subject to a taxpayer bailout, as well as the two previous years.
9/22/2008--Introduced.Taxpayer Bailout Protection Act of 2008 - Amends the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to require an officer of an issuer of registered securities to pay to the Department of the ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6987 — 110th Congress: Taxpayer Bailout Protection Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6987
“H.R. 6987 — 110th Congress: Taxpayer Bailout Protection Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6987>
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