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H.R. 4539 (113th): Bureau Research Transparency Act


The text of the bill below is as of May 1, 2014 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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113th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4539

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 1, 2014

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services

A BILL

To require the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, when issuing a research paper, to include all studies, data, and other analyses on which the paper was based.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Bureau Research Transparency Act .

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Research paper transparency

Section 1013 of the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 ( 12 U.S.C. 5493 ) is amended by adding at the end the following:

(h)

Research paper transparency

Any time the Bureau, either through the research unit established by the Director under subsection (b)(1) or otherwise, issues a research paper that is available to the public, the Bureau shall accompany such paper with all studies, data, and other analyses on which the paper was based.

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