H.R. 7836 (96th): Securities Law Investigation Privacy Protection Act


Jul 25, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lunsford Preyer

Representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide that the Securities and Exchange Commission shall be subject to the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978, except as provided in the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

Summary (CRS)

7/25/1980--Introduced.Securities Law Investigation Privacy Protection Act - Amends the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 to apply its provisions to the Securities and Exchange Commission, except as provided in ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 25, 1980

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7836”). 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 (7D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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