H.R. 2930 (112th): Entrepreneur Access to Capital Act

Introduced:

Sep 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 3, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Patrick McHenry

Representative for North Carolina's 10th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 8, 2011
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the securities laws to provide for registration exemptions for certain crowdfunded securities, and for other purposes.

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History

Sep 14, 2011
 
Introduced

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Oct 26, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 3, 2011
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Nov 3, 2011 5:43 p.m.
Failed 189/234
Nov 3, 2011 6:18 p.m.
Passed 407/17

Related Bills

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H.Res. 453 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 3, 2011

S. 1791 (Related)
Democratizing Access to Capital Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 2, 2011

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