S. 947 (112th): A bill to provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

May 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 11, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mike Johanns
Senator from Nebraska
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 11, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
5/11/2011--Introduced.Amends the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to exempt from specified margin requirements: (1) swaps in which one of the counterparties is neither a swap ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
May 11, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
8 cosponsors (8R) (show)
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Votes

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