H.R. 5929 (112th): Next Steps for Credit Availability Act

Introduced:

Jun 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Nydia Velázquez

Representative for New York's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 8, 2012
Length: 6 pages

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.

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History

Jun 8, 2012
 
Introduced

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Votes

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Related Bills

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H.R. 31 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 2013

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