A bill to amend the Clayton Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act to provide that the Federal Trade Commission shall exercise authority with respect to mergers only under the Clayton Act and only in the same procedural manner as the Attorney General exercises such authority.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Utah. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 30, 2015
Length: 6 pages
Sep 30, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 30, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 2745 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Mar 23, 2016
Sep 30, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 7, 2015
Considered by Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Mar 23, 2016
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2745 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 2102 (114th).
S. 2102 (114th) was 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.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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