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H.R. 4173 (111th): Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

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The Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Pub.L. 111–203, H.R. 4173; commonly referred to as Dodd–Frank) was signed into federal law by President Barack Obama on July 21, 2010. Passed as a response to the Great Recession, it brought the most significant changes to financial regulation in the United States since the regulatory reform that followed the Great Depression. It made changes in the American financial regulatory environment that affect all federal financial regulatory agencies and almost every part of the nation's ...

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Barney Frank

Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2010
Length: 848 pages
Introduced:

Dec 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 21, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 21, 2010.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-203

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 1728: Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act

Passed House (Senate next) on May 7, 2009. 67% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3126: Consumer Financial Protection Agency Act of 2009

Ordered Reported on Oct 22, 2009. 41% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3996: Financial Stability Improvement Act of 2009

Ordered Reported on Dec 2, 2009. 25% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3795: Over-the-Counter Derivatives Markets Act of 2009

Ordered Reported on Oct 15, 2009. 38% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3258: Modernizing and Strengthening Investor Protection Act of 2010

Introduced on Apr 26, 2010. 48% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1682: Derivatives Market Manipulation Prevention Act of 2009

Introduced on Sep 17, 2009. 56% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Dec 2, 2009
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Dec 11, 2009
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

May 20, 2010
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

May 27, 2010
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Public Print.

Jun 30, 2010
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House (Senate next)

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The House approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The Senate must also approve the conference report.

Jul 15, 2010
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jul 21, 2010
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4173 (111th) was a 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.

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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