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H.R. 1257: Securities and Exchange Commission Overpayment Credit Act

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require the Securities Exchange Commission to refund or credit excess payments made to the Commission.

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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 28, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported 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:

Gregory Meeks

Representative for New York's 5th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 15, 2017
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

14% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

See Instead:

S. 462 (same title)
Passed Senate (House next) — Sep 11, 2017

History

Feb 28, 2017
 
Introduced

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Mar 9, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 15, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 1257 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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