New Cosponsors — Nov 10, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Saxby Chambliss [R-GA, 2003-2014]
New Cosponsor: Sen. Kelly Ayotte [R-NH]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Republicans).
Nov 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: Nov 2, 2011
Length: 10 pages
A bill to amend the securities laws to provide for registration exemptions for certain crowdfunded securities, and for other purposes.
Democratizing Access to Capital Act of 2011 - Amends the Securities Act of 1933 to exempt from its prohibitions against use of interstate commerce and the mails for sale (or ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1791”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1791 — 112th Congress: Democratizing Access to Capital Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1791
“S. 1791 — 112th Congress: Democratizing Access to Capital Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1791>
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