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H.R. 1585 (115th): Fair Investment Opportunities for Professional Experts Act

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To amend the Securities Act of 1933 to codify certain qualifications of individuals as accredited investors for purposes of the securities laws.

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Sponsor and status

David Schweikert

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 2, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Mar 16, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 1, 2017 but was never passed by the Senate.

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Mar 16, 2017
 
Introduced

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Oct 11, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

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Oct 12, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 31, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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Nov 1, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 1585 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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