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H.R. 3701: Strengthening Fraud Protection Provisions for SEC Enforcement Act of 2019

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To establish a statute of limitations for certain actions of the Securities and Exchange Commission, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Vicente Gonzalez

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 15th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 21, 2020
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jul 11, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Ordered Reported on Jul 16, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 16, 2019.

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Congressman Gonzalez Bill to Reduce Financial Crime and Fraud Clears House Financial Services Committee
    — Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D-TX15] (Sponsor) on Jul 17, 2019

Boehner Statement on House Passage of VA Management Accountability Act
    — Rep. John Boehner [R-OH8, 1991-2015] on May 21, 2014

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 3701 will add $167 million in new spending through 2030.

History

Jul 11, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jul 16, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Feb 21, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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