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:

Read Text »
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.

Read CRS summary >

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 447 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2009

S. 3268 (Related)
Stop Excessive Energy Speculation Act of 2008

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 16, 2008

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3577” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Sep 25, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: