H. R. 2515
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 3, 2019
Mr. Green of Texas (for himself, Mr. Huizenga, and Mrs. Carolyn B. Maloney of New York) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services
To amend the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 to amend the definition of whistleblower.
Section 21F(a)(6) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (15 U.S.C. 78u–6(a)(6)) is amended—
(6) Whistleblower.—The term and inserting the following:
by adding at the end the following new subparagraph:
Solely for the purposes of subsection (h), the term
whistleblower shall also include any individual who takes an action described in subsection (h)(1)(A), or two or more individuals acting jointly who take an action described in subsection (h)(1)(A).