S. 1526 (113th): Audit Integrity and Job Protection Act


Sep 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patrick “Pat” Toomey

Junior Senator from Pennsylvania



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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to prohibit the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board from requiring public companies to use specific auditors or require the use of different auditors on a rotating basis.

Summary (CRS)

9/19/2013--Introduced.Audit Integrity and Job Protection Act - Amends the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) to deny the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board any authority to require that audits conducted for ... Read more >

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Sep 19, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1526”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 1564 (Related)
Audit Integrity and Job Protection Act

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 8, 2013

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