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Jun 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on June 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 8, 2012
Length: 6 pages
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.
6/8/2012--Introduced.Next Steps for Credit Availability Act - Amends the Investment Company Act of 1940 to allow a business development company (BDC) to own or acquire securities or other interests in ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 31 (113th).
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5929>
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