A bill to amend title 31, United States Code, to ensure that persons who form corporations or limited liability companies in the United States disclose the beneficial owners of those corporations or limited liability companies, in order to prevent wrongdoers from exploiting United States corporations and limited liability companies for criminal gain, to assist law enforcement in detecting, preventing, and punishing terrorism, money laundering, and other misconduct involving United States corporations and limited liability companies, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Oregon. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 2, 2017
Length: 36 pages
Aug 2, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on August 2, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Aug 2, 2017
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S. 1717 (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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