H.R. 4164 (113th): Small Company Disclosure Simplification Act


Mar 6, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 14, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Hurt

Representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2014
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To exempt smaller public companies from requirements relating to the use of Extensible Business Reporting Language for periodic reporting to the Securities and Exchange Commission, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/6/2014--Introduced.Small Company Disclosure Simplification Act - Exempts emerging growth companies and issuers with total annual gross revenues of less than $250 million from the requirements to use Extensible Business Reporting ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 6, 2014

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 14, 2014
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4164”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1912 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 21, 2015

H.R. 5405 (Related)
Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 16, 2014

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