H.R. 6531 (111th): Equitable Treatment of Investors Act


Dec 16, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 16, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Scott Garrett

Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2010
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Securities Investor Protection Act of 1970 to determine a customer's net equity based on the customer's last statement, to prohibit certain recoveries, to change how trustees are appointed, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Equitable Treatment of Investors Act - Amends the Securities Investor Protection Act of 1970 to revise the definition of "net equity."Declares also that, in determining net equity, the positions, options, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 16, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6531”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 757 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 17, 2011

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