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H.R. 4335: 8-K Trading Gap Act of 2019

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To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to issue rules that prohibit officers and directors of certain companies from trading securities in anticipation of a current report, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Carolyn Maloney

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 16, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Sep 16, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Sep 20, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 20, 2019.

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Sep 16, 2019
 
Introduced

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Sep 18, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

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Sep 20, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4335 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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