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.
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Jun 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
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
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 31 (113th).
H.R. 5929 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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