S. 202 (112th): Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2011


Jan 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rand Paul

Junior Senator from Kentucky



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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2011
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require a full audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Federal reserve banks by the Comptroller General of the United States before the end of 2012, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/26/2011--Introduced.Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2011 - Directs the Comptroller General to complete, before the end of 2012, an audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 26, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 202”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


37 cosponsors (36R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 264 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 2015

H.R. 459 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 25, 2012

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