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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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.
Senator from Michigan
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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2009
Length: 24 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
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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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