H.R. 2779 (112th): To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.


Aug 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 26, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.


Steve Stivers
Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district


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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2012
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/26/2012--Passed House amended.Section1 - Amends the Commodity Exchange Act (CEA), as amended by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank), to exclude from the meaning of the ...

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2779” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Aug 1, 2011
Reported by Committee
Nov 30, 2011
Passed House
Mar 26, 2012
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4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Mar 26, 2012 6:56 p.m.
Passed 357/36

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