H.R. 6127 (112th): Liquidity Enhancement for Small Public Companies Act

Introduced:

Jul 13, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 13, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patrick McHenry
Representative for North Carolina's 10th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to enable national securities exchanges to provide financial incentives to market-makers that adhere to objective standards that increase the liquidity and depth of the public capital markets and promote enhanced trading and price-discovery for smaller public companies.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6127” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jul 13, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Votes

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