To amend the Clayton Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act to provide that the Federal Trade Commission shall exercise authority with respect to mergers only under the Clayton Act and only in the same procedural manner as the Attorney General exercises such authority.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 27th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 8, 2014
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on September 10, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 8, 2014
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Sep 10, 2014
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Mar 23, 2016
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2745 (114th).
Apr 5, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 659 (115th).
H.R. 5402 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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