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H.R. 5970 (115th): Modernizing Disclosures for Investors Act

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To require the Securities and Exchange Commission to carry out a cost benefit analysis of the use of Form 10-Q and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Ann Wagner

Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
May 24, 2018
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 July 10, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.

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On the House Floor This Week - 7/9/18
    — Rep. John Delaney [D-MD6, 2013-2018] on Jul 9, 2018

The Week Ahead - scheduled votes, committee action and other important notes for the week of July 9, 2018
    — Rep. David Young [R-IA3, 2015-2018] on Jul 10, 2018

Bipartisan Leadership: House Passes 3 Huizenga Bills in Bipartisan JOBS and Investor Confidence Act
    — Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI2] on Jul 17, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 5970 will add $2 million in new spending through 2023.

History

May 24, 2018
 
Introduced

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Jun 21, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 10, 2018
 
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.

Jul 10, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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H.R. 5970 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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