About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Investment Company Act of 1940 to change the asset coverage ratio and treatment of preferred stock for business development companies, to allow business development companies to purchase, otherwise acquire, or hold certain securities, and to direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise rules under the Securities Act of 1933 relating to business development companies.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 31 (113th).
3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5929 — 112th Congress: Next Steps for Credit Availability Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5929
“H.R. 5929 — 112th Congress: Next Steps for Credit Availability Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. May 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5929>
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