S. 3416 (112th): Stronger Enforcement of Civil Penalties Act of 2012


Jul 23, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 23, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John “Jack” Reed

Senator from Rhode Island



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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2012
Length: 23 pages

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Full Title

A bill to enhance civil penalties under the Federal securities laws, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/23/2012--Introduced.Stronger Enforcement of Civil Penalties Act of 2012 - Amends the Securities Act of 1933, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Investment Company Act of 1940, and the Investment ... Read more >

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Jul 23, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3416”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 286 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2013

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