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Oct 31, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2012
Length: 16 pages
To amend the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide an exemption for certain swaps and security-based swaps involving Non-U.S. persons, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3283 — 112th Congress: Swap Jurisdiction Certainty Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3283
“H.R. 3283 — 112th Congress: Swap Jurisdiction Certainty Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3283>
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