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H.R. 1602: Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Act of 2021

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To direct the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission to jointly establish a digital asset working group, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Patrick McHenry

Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 10th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 22, 2021
Length: 9 pages
Introduced
Mar 8, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 20, 2021

This bill passed in the House on April 20, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Cosponsors

4 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 1 Democrat)

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Mar 5, 2021
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Mar 8, 2021
 
Introduced

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Apr 20, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1602 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1602. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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