About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to require the Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to impose unilaterally position limits and margin requirements to eliminate excessive oil speculation, and to take other actions to ensure that the price of crude oil, gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, and heating oil accurately reflects the fundamentals of supply and demand, to remain in effect until the date on which the Commission establishes position limits to diminish, eliminate, or prevent excessive speculation as required by title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
8 cosponsors (8D) (show)(joined Jun 15, 2011)(joined Jun 15, 2011)(joined Jun 15, 2011)(joined Jun 15, 2011)(joined Jun 15, 2011)(joined Jun 22, 2011)(joined Jun 22, 2011)(joined Jul 12, 2011)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1200 — 112th Congress: End Excessive Oil Speculation Now Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1200
“S. 1200 — 112th Congress: End Excessive Oil Speculation Now Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1200>
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