S. 2497: Retail Investor Protection Act of 2016

A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to provide protections for retail customers, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Feb 4, 2016


Referred to Committee on Feb 4, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 4, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Roy Blunt

Junior Senator from Missouri



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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2016
Length: 5 pages


Feb 4, 2016

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Reported by Committee

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 2497 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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