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H.R. 4738 (115th): Mutual Fund Litigation Reform Act

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To amend the Investment Company Act of 1940 to provide complaint and burden of proof requirements for certain actions for breach of fiduciary duty.

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Sponsor and status

Tom Emmer

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

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Last Updated: May 7, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Jan 8, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 18, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Jan 8, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jan 17, 2018
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

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Jan 18, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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May 7, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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H.R. 4738 (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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