H.R. 6987 (110th): Taxpayer Bailout Protection Act of 2008

Introduced:

Sep 22, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 22, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Tom Feeney

Representative for Florida's 24th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2008
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6987” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Sep 22, 2008

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