H.R. 757 (112th): Equitable Treatment of Investors Act


Feb 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Scott Garrett

Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2011
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Securities Investor Protection Act of 1970 to confirm that a customer's net equity claim is based on the customer's last statement and that certain recoveries are prohibited, to change how trustees are appointed, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/17/2011--Introduced.Equitable Treatment of Investors Act - Amends the Securities Investor Protection Act of 1970 to revise the definition of "net equity."States that, in determining net equity, the positions, options, and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 17, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 757”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (9R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6531 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 16, 2010

H.R. 6695 (Related)
Equitable Treatment of Investors Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 20, 2012

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