A bill to ensure that persons who form corporations in the United States disclose the beneficial owners of those corporations, in order to prevent the formation of corporations with hidden owners, stop the misuse of United States corporations by wrongdoers, and assist law enforcement in detecting, preventing, and punishing terrorism, money laundering, tax evasion, and other criminal and civil misconduct involving United States corporations, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Rhode Island. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 18, 2019
Length: 34 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on June 18, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jun 28, 2017
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1454 (115th).
Jun 18, 2019
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S. 1889 (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 S. 1889. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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