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H.R. 6242 (116th): SEC Relief to Slow the Spread of Coronavirus Act of 2020

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To temporarily permit certain in-person meeting requirements under the securities laws to be met by using videoconferencing, to allow for the electronic delivery of certain documents, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Bill Huizenga

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

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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2020
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Mar 12, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

15 Cosponsors (15 Republicans)

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History

Mar 12, 2020
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 6242 (116th) was 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6242. 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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