H.R. 1219: Supporting America’s Innovators Act of 2017

To amend the Investment Company Act of 1940 to expand the investor limitation for qualifying venture capital funds under an exemption from the definition of an investment company.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 27, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported by Committee on Mar 9, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 9, 2017.

Sponsor:

Patrick McHenry

Representative for North Carolina's 10th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2017
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

10% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Feb 27, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 9, 2017
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1219 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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