H.R. 2187 (114th): Fair Investment Opportunities for Professional Experts Act

To direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise its regulations regarding the qualifications of natural persons as accredited investors.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 30, 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 February 1, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

David Schweikert

Representative for Arizona's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2016
Length: 4 pages

History

Apr 30, 2015
 
Introduced

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Dec 9, 2015
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Feb 1, 2016
 
Passed House

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Feb 1, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

H.R. 2187 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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