S. 2939 (111th): A bill to amend title 31, United States Code to require an audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Federal reserve banks, and for other purposes.


Jan 20, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 21, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim DeMint

Senator from South Carolina



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Last Updated: Jan 21, 2010
Length: 4 pages

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1/21/2010--Introduced.Directs the Comptroller General to complete, not later than 12 months after enactment of this Act, an audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and of ... Read more >

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Jan 20, 2010

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Jan 21, 2010
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2939”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.



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Related Bills

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S. 604 (Related)
Federal Reserve Sunshine Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 16, 2009

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