About the bill
To repeal a provision of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act prohibiting any Federal bailout of swap dealers or participants.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1838 — 112th Congress: Swaps Bailout Prevention Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1838
“H.R. 1838 — 112th Congress: Swaps Bailout Prevention Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1838>
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