S. 1010: Small Business Mergers, Acquisitions, Sales, and Brokerage Simplification Act of 2015

A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to exempt from registration brokers performing services in connection with the transfer of ownership of smaller privately held companies.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 20, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Apr 20, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 20, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Joe Manchin III

Senior Senator from West Virginia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2015
Length: 9 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 686 (same title)
Reported by Committee — May 20, 2015

History

Apr 20, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1010 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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