About the bill
H.R. 5645 would amend the Clayton Act and the Federal Trade Commission Act to align certain procedures followed by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) when it reviews a proposed merger or acquisition with the procedures followed by the Department of Justice (DOJ). The bill also provides the FTC with the same authority DOJ already possesses to seek an injunction against a proposed merger in Federal court; therefore, removes the ability of the FTC to pursue internal administrative litigation following a court’s denial of an FTC preliminary injunction request ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 10, 2018
Length: 7 pages
H.R. 5645 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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