New Cosponsors — Nov 10, 2011
New Cosponsor: Sen. Kelly Ayotte [R-NH]
New Cosponsor: Sen. Saxby Chambliss [R-GA, 2003-2014]
The bill now has 2 cosponsors (2 Republicans).
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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.
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. (2016). 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. February 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1791>
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