H.R. 5311: Corporate Governance Reform and Transparency Act of 2016

To improve the quality of proxy advisory firms for the protection of investors and the U.S. economy, and in the public interest, by fostering accountability, transparency, responsiveness, and competition in the proxy advisory firm industry.

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May 24, 2016


Reported by Committee on Jun 16, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 16, 2016.


Sean Duffy

Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016
Length: 22 pages


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May 24, 2016

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Jun 16, 2016
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H.R. 5311 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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