S. 3577 (110th): Prevent Excessive Speculation Act

Introduced:

Sep 25, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 25, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carl Levin

Senator from Michigan

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2008
Length: 39 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to prevent excessive price speculation with respect to energy and agricultural commodities, and for other purposes.

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History

Sep 25, 2008
 
Introduced

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Votes

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