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H.R. 2864: Improving Access to Capital Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 2864 would allow SEC reporting companies, which already meet the SEC’s ongoing disclosure requirements, to be able to take advantage of Regulation A+. The JOBS Act created a Regulation A+ offering exemption to allow small companies to raise up to $50 million online, directly from the public without a full SEC public offering. Regulation A+ offerings are publicly filed with the SEC, and allow investors and regulators a view into the company’s financial disclosures. The regulation did not allow companies that are currently reporting the SEC ...

Sponsor and status

Kyrsten Sinema

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 6, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jun 8, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 5, 2017

This bill passed in the House on September 5, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

32% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 8, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 25, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 1, 2017
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Sep 5, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Sep 5, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2864 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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