S. 1483 (112th): Incorporation Transparency and Law Enforcement Assistance Act


Aug 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carl Levin

Senator from Michigan



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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2011
Length: 35 pages

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Full Title

A bill to ensure that persons who form corporations in the United States disclose the beneficial owners of those corporations, in order to prevent wrongdoers from exploiting United States corporations in ways that threaten homeland security, to assist law enforcement in detecting, preventing, and punishing terrorism, money laundering, and other misconduct involving United States corporations, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/2/2011--Introduced.Incorporation Transparency and Law Enforcement Assistance Act - Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require states receiving funding under such Act to prevent terrorism to:(1) use an incorporation ... Read more >

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Aug 2, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1483”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 569 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 11, 2009

S. 1465 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2013

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