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Jun 12, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on June 12, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from California
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Last Updated: Jun 12, 2008
Length: 8 pages
A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to ensure the application of speculation limits to speculators in energy markets, and for other purposes.
6/12/2008--Introduced.Oil Speculation Control Act of 2008 - Amends the Commodity Exchange Act to define "institutional investor" as a long-term investor in financial markets (including pension funds, endowments, and foundations) that ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3131 — 110th Congress: Oil Speculation Control Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s3131
“S. 3131 — 110th Congress: Oil Speculation Control Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s3131>
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