H.R. 977 (111th): Derivatives Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2009

Introduced:

Feb 11, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Collin Peterson

Representative for Minnesota's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2009
Length: 46 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to bring greater transparency and accountability to commodity markets, and for other purposes.

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History

Feb 11, 2009
 
Introduced

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Feb 12, 2009
 
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Details

Cosponsors
25 cosponsors (25D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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