H.R. 1564 (113th): Audit Integrity and Job Protection Act

To amend the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to prohibit the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board from requiring public companies to use specific auditors or require the use of different auditors on a rotating basis.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 8, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Robert Hurt

Representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 9, 2013
Length: 4 pages

History

Apr 15, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 19, 2013
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 8, 2013
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 1564 (113th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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