S. 2038 (112th): STOCK Act


Jan 26, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 4, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 4, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-105


Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2012
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to prohibit Members of Congress and employees of Congress from using nonpublic information derived from their official positions for personal benefit, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4054 (Related)
Restore Public Trust Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 16, 2012

H.R. 1148 (Related)
Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 17, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2038” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Jan 26, 2012
Reported by Committee
Jan 26, 2012
Passed Senate
Feb 2, 2012
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Passed House with Changes
Feb 9, 2012
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Senate Agreed to Changes
Mar 22, 2012
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 4, 2012


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Jan 30, 2012 5:32 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Agreed to 93/2
Feb 2, 2012 5:42 p.m.
Bill Passed 96/3
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Feb 9, 2012 10:35 a.m.
Passed 417/2
Mar 22, 2012 1:23 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 96/3

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