H.R. 3639 (112th): To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require federally elected officials to place their stocks, bonds, commodities futures, and other forms of securities in a blind trust.

Introduced:

Dec 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard Nugent

Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 13, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Prevent Insider Trading by Elected Officials Act - Amends the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require the President, Vice President, and each Member of Congress to place all ... Read more >
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H.R. 3549 (Related)
Congressional Blind Trust Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 2, 2011

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History

Introduced
Dec 13, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
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