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

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.

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Jan 6, 2015


Passed House on Jan 14, 2015

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


Michael Fitzpatrick

Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 16, 2015
Length: 31 pages


16% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Jan 6, 2015

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

H.R. 37 is 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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