H.R. 4790 (111th): Shareholder Protection Act of 2010

The proposed Shareholder Protection Act is a bill that was introduced to the United States House of Representatives in 2010. It would amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require that any solicitation of a proxy, consent, or authorization with respect to any security of an issuer: (1) describe the specific nature and total amount of expenditures proposed for ...

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 9, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael Capuano

Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2010
Length: 14 pages

History

Mar 9, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 29, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

H.R. 4790 (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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