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- Full Title
To direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to eliminate the prohibition against general solicitation as a requirement for a certain exemption under Regulation D.
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Reported by Committee
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 453 (112th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
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Nov 3, 2011 6:25 p.m.
Failed 190/234On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H R 2940 To direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to eliminate the prohibition against general solicitation as a requirement for a certain exemption under Regulation DNov 3, 2011 6:49 p.m.
Failed 190/236Nov 3, 2011 6:55 p.m.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.S. 1831 (Related)Access to Capital for Job Creators Act
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 9, 2011H.Res. 453 (rule)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 3, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2940 — 112th Congress: Access to Capital for Job Creators Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2940
“H.R. 2940 — 112th Congress: Access to Capital for Job Creators Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2940>
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