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

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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Jul 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

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. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 4173: Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 21, 2010. (compare text)

Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2009
Length: 18 pages


Jul 21, 2009

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Jul 28, 2009
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Jul 31, 2009
Passed House

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H.R. 3269 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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