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Sep 25, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on September 25, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Michigan
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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2008
Length: 39 pages
A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to prevent excessive price speculation with respect to energy and agricultural commodities, and for other purposes.
9/25/2008--Introduced.Prevent Excessive Speculation Act - Amends the Commodity Exchange Act to extend its coverage to specified energy commodities, including: (1) crude oil; (2) natural gas; (3) coal; (4) gasoline, heating ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2009
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 16, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3577 — 110th Congress: Prevent Excessive Speculation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s3577
“S. 3577 — 110th Congress: Prevent Excessive Speculation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s3577>
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