About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Investment Company Act of 1940 to change the asset coverage ratio and treatment of preferred stock for business development companies, to allow business development companies to purchase, otherwise acquire, or hold certain securities, and to direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise rules under the Securities Act of 1933 relating to business development companies.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5929 (112th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 8, 2012H.R. 1800 (Related)Small Business Credit Availability Act
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 14, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 31 — 113th Congress: Next Steps for Credit Availability Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr31
“H.R. 31 — 113th Congress: Next Steps for Credit Availability Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. July 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr31>
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