A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to prevent excessive price speculation with respect to energy and agricultural commodities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Michigan. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2009
Length: 24 pages
Feb 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 25, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3577 (110th).
Feb 13, 2009
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S. 447 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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