S. 3217 (111th): Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010


Apr 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on April 28, 2010.


Christopher Dodd

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2010
Length: 1566 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end "too big to fail", to protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts, to protect consumers from abusive financial services practices, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 21, 2010

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3217” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 15, 2010
Reported by Committee
Apr 15, 2010
Failed Cloture in the Senate
Apr 26, 2010
Failed Cloture in the Senate
Apr 28, 2010


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Apr 26, 2010 5:02 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 57/41
Apr 26, 2010 6:52 p.m.
Motion Agreed to 50/31
Apr 27, 2010 4:31 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 57/41
Apr 28, 2010 12:20 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Rejected 56/42
May 6, 2010 6:34 p.m.
Motion Agreed to 61/33
May 18, 2010 7:19 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 57/38

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