S. 447 (111th): Prevent Excessive Speculation Act

Introduced:

Feb 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carl Levin

Senator from Michigan

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2009
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to prevent excessive price speculation with respect to energy and agricultural commodities, and for other purposes.

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History

Feb 13, 2009
 
Introduced

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