S. 848 (113th): PCAOB Enforcement Transparency Act of 2013


Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John “Jack” Reed

Senator from Rhode Island



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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote transparency by permitting the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board to allow its disciplinary proceedings to be open to the public, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/25/2013--Introduced.PCAOB Enforcement Transparency Act of 2013 - Amends the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to make Public Company Accounting Oversight Board disciplinary proceedings public unless the Board, on its own motion ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 25, 2013

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 848”). 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 (1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1907 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 18, 2011

S. 1084 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 23, 2015

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