H.R. 2357: Accelerating Access to Capital Act of 2015

Introduced:

May 15, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Sep 8, 2016

This bill passed in the House on September 8, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Ann Wagner

Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2016
Length: 8 pages

Prognosis:

21% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise Form S-3 so as to add listing and registration of a class of common equity securities on a national securities exchange as an additional basis for satisfying the requirements of General Instruction I.B.1. of such form and to remove such listing and registration as a requirement of General Instruction I.B.6. of such form.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

May 15, 2015
 
Introduced

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May 20, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 8, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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