H.R. 37: Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Jan 14, 2015

This bill passed in the House on January 14, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Michael Fitzpatrick

Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 16, 2015
Length: 31 pages

Prognosis:

11% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To make technical corrections to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to enhance the ability of small and emerging growth companies to access capital through public and private markets, to reduce regulatory burdens, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 6, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 7, 2015
 
Failed in the House Under Suspension

Passage was attempted under a fast-track procedure called "suspension of the rules." The vote failed, but the bill can be voted on again.

Jan 14, 2015
 
Passed House

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

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

This page is about 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.

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