H.R. 6720 (97th): Bank Holding Company Deregulation Act of 1982

A bill to authorize the formation of a bank securities affiliate to deal in, underwrite and purchase government and municipal securities, to sponsor and manage investment companies and underwrite the securities thereof, to authorize bank holding companies to engage in activities of a financial nature, insurance underwriting and brokerage, real estate development or brokerage, to amend section 23A of the Federal Reserve Act and for other purposes.

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Jun 24, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Stanton

Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district



Jun 24, 1982

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H.R. 6720 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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