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- Full Title
To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require certain individuals subject to that Act to either place their securities in a blind trust or to report the sale, purchase, or exchange of securities.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 2, 2011
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6 cosponsors (5R, 1D) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3550 — 112th Congress: Restoring Ethical Standards, Transparency, and Responsibility in Congressional Trading Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3550
“H.R. 3550 — 112th Congress: Restoring Ethical Standards, Transparency, and Responsibility in Congressional Trading Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3550>
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