H.R. 24 (113th): Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2014

Introduced:

Jan 3, 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 September 17, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Paul Broun Jr.

Representative for Georgia's 10th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 18, 2014
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require a full audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Federal reserve banks by the Comptroller General of the United States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

The Federal Reserve Transparency Act calls for an audit of Federal Reserve system by the Comptroller General within 1 year of the passing of this bill. The report will also contain any appropriate legislative action deemed appropriate. The report will be available to congressional leadership and accessible by all congressmen.

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History

Jan 3, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 24, 2014
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 17, 2014
 
Passed House

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

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