H.R. 827 (113th): Improving Security for Investors and Providing Closure Act of 2013


Feb 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Cassidy

Representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2013
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Securities Investor Protection Act of 1970 to provide one-time payments from the SIPC Fund for customers during a pending lawsuit by the Securities and Exchange Commission against the Securities Investor Protection Corporation, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/26/2013--Introduced.Improving Security for Investors and Providing Closure Act of 2013 or Improving SIPC Act of 2013 - Amends the Securities Investor Protection Act of 1970 with respect to any action ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 26, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 827”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (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. 4002 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 9, 2012

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