H.R. 3269 (111th): Corporate and Financial Institution Compensation Fairness Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jul 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 31, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2009
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide shareholders with an advisory vote on executive compensation and to prevent perverse incentives in the compensation practices of financial institutions.

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History

Jul 21, 2009
 
Introduced

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Jul 28, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 31, 2009
 
Passed House

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