H.R. 78 replaces guidance adopted by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 2012 that currently governs the use of economic analysis in SEC rulemakings. H.R. 78 would require the SEC to identify and assess the significance of problems prior to regulating. The bill further requires the SEC’s Chief Economist to conduct a cost-benefit analysis when the SEC is promulgating ...
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(Source: Republican Policy Committee)
Jan 3, 2017
Passed House on Jan 12, 2017
This bill passed in the House on January 12, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 17, 2017
Length: 12 pages
H.R. 78 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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