S. 556 (112th): A bill to amend the securities laws to establish certain thresholds for shareholder registration, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Mar 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kay Hutchison
Senator from Texas
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 10, 2011
Length: 5 pages

See Instead:

S. 1941 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Dec 5, 2011

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/10/2011--Introduced.Amends the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 regarding registration of securities to modify the registration threshold for an issuer that is either a bank or a bank holding company as ...

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1965 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Nov 2, 2011

S. 1941 (Related)
A bill to amend the securities laws to establish certain thresholds for shareholder registration, ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 5, 2011

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The “S.” in “S. 556” 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.

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History

Introduced
Mar 10, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (7R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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