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May 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 19th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2012
Length: 8 pages
To repeal a provision of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act prohibiting any Federal bailout of swap dealers or participants.
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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. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1838>
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