H.R. 14580 (94th): Antitrust Premerger Notification Act


Jun 28, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 2, 1976 but was never passed by the Senate.


Peter Rodino Jr.

Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Clayton Act to provide for premerger notification and waiting requirements.

Summary (CRS)

7/28/1976--Reported to House amended.(Reported to House from the Committee on the Judiciary with amendment, H. Rept. 94-1373) Antitrust Premerger Notification Act - Provides, under the Clayton Act, that no corporation ... Read more >

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Jun 28, 1976

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Aug 2, 1976
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 14580”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (5D, 4R) (show)
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H.R. 8532 (Related)
Antitrust Parens Patriae Act

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 30, 1976

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