H.R. 1723 (114th): Small Company Simple Registration Act of 2015

To direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise Form S-1 so as to permit smaller reporting companies to use forward incorporation by reference for such form.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 26, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 14, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Ann Wagner

Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2015
Length: 2 pages

History

Mar 26, 2015
 
Introduced

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May 20, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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May 20, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

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Jul 14, 2015
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Jul 14, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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H.R. 1723 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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