S. 2045 (99th): Futures Trading Act of 1986


Feb 4, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 25, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jesse Helms

Senator from North Carolina


See Instead:

H.R. 4613 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 10, 1986

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to reauthorize appropriations to carry out such Act, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H.R. 4613 passed in lieu) Futures Trading Act of 1986: TitleI - EnforcementAmends the Commodity Exchange Act to state that the fraud and related abuse ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 4, 1986

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 25, 1986
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2045”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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