A bill 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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 17, 2019
Length: 5 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on September 17, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Sep 17, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 15, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2360.
S. 2488 (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. 2488. 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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