H.R. 3798: Due Process Restoration Act of 2015

Introduced:

Oct 22, 2015

Status:

Reported by Committee on Mar 2, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 2, 2016.

Sponsor:

Scott Garrett

Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2016
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

21% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to permit private persons to compel the Securities and Exchange Commission to seek legal or equitable remedies in a civil action, instead of an administrative proceeding, and for other purposes.

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History

Oct 22, 2015
 
Introduced

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Mar 2, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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