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H.R. 2919 (116th): Improving Investment Research for Small and Emerging Issuers Act

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To require the Securities and Exchange Commission to carry out a study to evaluate the issues affecting the provision of and reliance upon investment research into small issuers.

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Sponsor and status

Bill Huizenga

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

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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2019
Length: 5 pages
May 22, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 133: H.R. 133: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 [Including Coronavirus Stimulus & Relief]
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 27, 2020. (compare text)

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)


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What legislators are saying

RA: Huizenga Legislation to Strengthen Economy, Protect Whistleblowers Passes House
    — Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI2] (Sponsor) on Jul 16, 2019

McAdams passes bipartisan bill to aid investment research in small, emerging growth companies
    — Rep. Ben McAdams [D-UT4, 2019-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 11, 2019

Congressman Marc Veasey Continues Fighting For Comprehensive Immigration Reform
    — Rep. Marc Veasey [D-TX33] on May 14, 2013

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May 22, 2019

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Jul 9, 2019
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 2919 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2919. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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