H.R. 3606 - Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act

Finance and financial sector. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
Sponsor:
Summary:
To increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Amendments:
124 proposed amendments. 9 accepted. 9 rejected. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on March 22, 2012.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 73 voted NO: 26
1 voted present/not voting

Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act

H.R. 3606 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
To increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies. (by CRS)
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Title
To increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies.
Other Titles
  • Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2011
  • Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2012
  • Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
  • Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
  • Jumpstart Our Business Startups
  • Capital Raising Online While Deterring Fraud and Unethical Non-Disclosure Act of 2012
  • CROWDFUND Act
Sponsor
Stephen Fincher
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Finance and financial sector
  • Accounting and auditing
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Business investment and capital
  • Business records
  • Government information and archives
  • Securities
  • Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
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Major Actions
Introduced12/08/2011
Referred to Committee
Amendments (124 proposed)
Passed House3/08/2012
Passed Senate3/22/2012
Passed House3/27/2012
Signed by President4/05/2012
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseAmendment 3 to H.R. 36063/07/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
164 voted YES 245 voted NO 24 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 5 to H.R. 36063/07/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
169 voted YES 244 voted NO 20 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 6 to H.R. 36063/07/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
161 voted YES 259 voted NO 13 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 9 to H.R. 36063/07/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
185 voted YES 236 voted NO 12 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Fincher amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.3/07/2012PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the McIntyre amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.3/07/2012PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.3/07/2012PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment (A007) Failed by voice vote.3/07/2012DID NOT PASS by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the McCarthy (CA) amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.3/07/2012PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseAmendment 15 to H.R. 36063/08/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
175 voted YES 239 voted NO 19 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseAmendment 16 to H.R. 36063/08/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
172 voted YES 236 voted NO 25 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 3606 To increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies3/08/2012This motion DID NOT PASS the House
170 voted YES 244 voted NO 19 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 3606 To increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies3/08/2012This bill PASSED the House
390 voted YES 23 voted NO 20 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the McHenry amendment (A011) Agreed to by voice vote.3/08/2012PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Miller (NC) amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.3/08/2012PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Schweikert amendment (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.3/08/2012PASSED by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Capuano amendment (A014) Failed by voice vote.3/08/2012DID NOT PASS by voice vote
select this voteHouseOn agreeing to the Loebsack amendment (A017) Agreed to by voice vote.3/08/2012PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateOn the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1833 to H.R. 3606 (Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2011)3/20/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
54 voted YES 45 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1836 to H.R. 3606 (Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2011)3/20/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
55 voted YES 44 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Cloture Motion H.R. 36063/21/2012This motion PASSED the Senate
76 voted YES 22 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 1931 not agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.3/22/2012DID NOT PASS by voice vote
select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 1884 to H.R. 3606 (Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2011)3/22/2012This amendment PASSED the Senate
64 voted YES 35 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenateOn Passage of the Bill H.R. 36063/22/2012This bill PASSED the Senate
73 voted YES 26 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H.R. 3606 To increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies3/27/2012This bill PASSED the House
380 voted YES 41 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced12/08/2011
12/08/2011Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
12/08/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E2210-2211)
12/15/2011Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises Prior to Referral.
1/12/2012Referred to the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises.
2/15/2012Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises Discharged.
2/16/2012Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Put on a legislative calendar2/16/2012Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 54 - 1.
3/01/2012Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Financial Services. H. Rept. 112-406.
Put on a legislative calendar3/01/2012Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 281.
3/06/2012Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
3/06/2012Supplemental report filed by the Committee on Financial Services, H. Rept. 112-406, Part II.
3/06/2012Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 572 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3606 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. The resolution provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of text of Rules Committee Print 112-17 shall be considered as adopted. The resolution waives all points of order against the amendments printed in the report.
3/07/2012On motion that the Committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
3/07/2012Rule H. Res. 572 passed House.
3/07/2012Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 572.
3/07/2012Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 3606 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. The resolution provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of text of Rules Committee Print 112-17 shall be considered as adopted. The resolution waives all points of order against the amendments printed in the report.
3/07/2012The Speaker designated the Honorable Robert J. Dold to act as Chairman of the Committee.
3/07/2012House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 572 and Rule XVIII.
3/07/2012GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 3606.
3/07/2012WORDS TAKEN DOWN - During the course of debate, exception was taken to certain words used and a demand was made to have words taken down. Subsequently, the words were reported to the Committee of the Whole and the Chair announced that the Committee would rise.
3/07/2012Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3606 as unfinished business.
3/07/2012RULING OF THE CHAIR - After review, the Chair ruled that the remarks constituted a personality directed towards an indentifiable Member and announced that, without objection, said remarks would be stricken from the record. Subsequently, the Chair announced that the Committee of the Whole would resume its sitting.
3/07/2012Considered as unfinished business.
3/07/2012The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
3/07/2012GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole resumed general debate on H.R. 3606.
3/07/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Fincher amendment No. 1.
3/07/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McIntyre amendment No. 2.
3/07/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Himes amendment No. 3.
3/07/2012POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Himes amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Himes demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
3/07/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 4.
3/07/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Ellison amendment No. 5.
3/07/2012POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Ellison amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Ellison demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
3/07/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Waters amendment No. 6.
3/07/2012POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Waters amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Waters demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
3/07/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 7.
3/07/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jackson Lee amendment No. 8.
3/07/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Connolly (VA) amendment No. 9.
3/07/2012POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Connolly (VA) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Connolly (VA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
3/07/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McCarthy (CA) amendment No. 10.
3/07/2012UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question of adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
3/07/2012Mr. Hensarling moved that the Committee rise.
select this voteVote3/07/2012Amendment 3 to H.R. 3606
select this voteVote3/07/2012Amendment 5 to H.R. 3606
select this voteVote3/07/2012Amendment 6 to H.R. 3606
select this voteVote3/07/2012Amendment 9 to H.R. 3606
3/07/2012Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Fincher.
select this voteVote3/07/2012On agreeing to the Fincher amendment (A001) Agreed to by voice vote.
3/07/2012Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. McIntyre.
select this voteVote3/07/2012On agreeing to the McIntyre amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
3/07/2012Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Himes.
3/07/2012Amendment (A004) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee (TX).
select this voteVote3/07/2012On agreeing to the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
3/07/2012Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. Ellison.
3/07/2012Amendment (A006) offered by Ms. Waters.
3/07/2012Amendment (A007) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee (TX).
select this voteVote3/07/2012On agreeing to the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment (A007) Failed by voice vote.
3/07/2012Amendment (A008) offered by Ms. Jackson Lee (TX).
3/07/2012By unanimous consent, the Jackson Lee (TX) amendment was withdrawn.
3/07/2012Amendment (A009) offered by Mr. Connolly (VA).
3/07/2012Amendment (A010) offered by Mr. McCarthy (CA).
select this voteVote3/07/2012On agreeing to the McCarthy (CA) amendment (A010) Agreed to by voice vote.
3/08/2012Considered as unfinished business.
3/08/2012The House resolved into Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for further consideration.
3/08/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McHenry amendment No. 11.
3/08/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Miller (NC) amendment No. 12.
3/08/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Schweikert amendment No. 13.
3/08/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Capuano amendment No. 14.
3/08/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Peters (MI) amendment No. 15.
3/08/2012POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Peters(MI) amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Peters(MI) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
3/08/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Capps amendment No. 16.
3/08/2012POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Capps amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote announced that the noes had prevailed. Mrs. Capps demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until later in the legislative day.
3/08/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 572, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Loebsack amendment No. 17.
3/08/2012Mr. Hensarling moved that the committee rise.
3/08/2012On motion that the committee rise Agreed to by voice vote.
3/08/2012Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union rises leaving H.R. 3606 as unfinished business.
3/08/2012UNFINISHED BUSINESS - The Chair announced that the unfinished business was the question of adoption of amendments which had been debated earlier and on which further proceedings had been postponed.
3/08/2012The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 3606.
3/08/2012The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
3/08/2012The House adopted the amendment in the nature of a substitute as agreed to by the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union. (text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR 3/7/2012 H1245-1249)
3/08/2012Ms. Eshoo moved to recommit with instructions to Financial Services.
3/08/2012DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Eshoo motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require that the bill be reported back to the House with an amendment providing for public disclosures to the Federal Election Commission of any political expenditures or contributions made during a fiscal year.
3/08/2012The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
3/08/2012Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
3/08/2012The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 3606.
3/08/2012Received in the Senate.
select this voteVote3/08/2012Amendment 15 to H.R. 3606
select this voteVote3/08/2012Amendment 16 to H.R. 3606
select this voteVote3/08/2012On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 3606 To increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage3/08/2012On Passage - House - H.R. 3606 To increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies
3/08/2012Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. McHenry.
select this voteVote3/08/2012On agreeing to the McHenry amendment (A011) Agreed to by voice vote.
3/08/2012Amendment (A012) offered by Mr. Miller (NC).
select this voteVote3/08/2012On agreeing to the Miller (NC) amendment (A012) Agreed to by voice vote.
3/08/2012Amendment (A013) offered by Mr. Schweikert.
select this voteVote3/08/2012On agreeing to the Schweikert amendment (A013) Agreed to by voice vote.
3/08/2012Amendment (A014) offered by Mr. Capuano.
select this voteVote3/08/2012On agreeing to the Capuano amendment (A014) Failed by voice vote.
3/08/2012Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Peters.
3/08/2012Amendment (A016) offered by Mrs. Capps.
3/08/2012Amendment (A017) offered by Mr. Loebsack.
select this voteVote3/08/2012On agreeing to the Loebsack amendment (A017) Agreed to by voice vote.
3/12/2012Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar3/13/2012Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 334.
3/15/2012Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
3/15/2012Motion by Senator Reid to commit to Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs with instructions that the Committee report back forthwith with amendment SA 1838 made in Senate.
3/15/2012Cloture motion on the bill presented in Senate.
3/15/2012Amendment SA 1833 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Reed.
3/15/2012Cloture motion on amendment SA 1833 presented in Senate.
3/15/2012Amendment SA 1834 proposed by Senator Reid to Amendment SA 1833.
3/15/2012Amendment SA 1835 proposed by Senator Reid to Amendment SA 1834.
3/15/2012Amendment SA 1836 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Cantwell to language proposed to be stricken by amendment no. SA 1833.
3/15/2012Cloture motion on amendment SA 1836 presented in Senate.
3/15/2012Amendment SA 1837 proposed by Senator Reid to Amendment SA 1836.
3/15/2012Amendment SA 1838 proposed by Senator Reid.
3/15/2012Amendment SA 1839 proposed by Senator Reid to Amendment SA 1838 (the instructions of the motion to commit).
3/15/2012Amendment SA 1840 proposed by Senator Reid to Amendment SA 1839.
3/19/2012Considered by Senate.
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3/20/2012Considered by Senate.
select this voteVote3/20/2012On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1833 to H.R. 3606 (Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2011)
select this voteVote3/20/2012On the Cloture Motion S.Amdt. 1836 to H.R. 3606 (Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2011)
3/21/2012Considered by Senate.
3/21/2012Motion by Senator Reid to commit to Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs with instructions that the Committee report back forthwith with amendment SA 1838 fell when cloture was invoked on the bill in Senate.
3/21/2012Considered by Senate.
3/21/2012Point of order raised in Senate with respect to amendment SA 1833.
3/21/2012Amendment SA 1833 ruled non-germane by the chair.
3/21/2012Considered by Senate.
3/21/2012SA 1834 fell when SA 1833 ruled non-germane by the Chair.
3/21/2012Considered by Senate.
3/21/2012SA 1835 fell when SA 1834 fell.
3/21/2012Considered by Senate.
3/21/2012Point of order raised in Senate with respect to amendment SA 1836.
3/21/2012Amendment SA 1836 ruled non-germane by the chair.
3/21/2012Considered by Senate.
3/21/2012SA 1837 fell when SA 1836 ruled non-germane by the Chair.
3/21/2012Considered by Senate.
3/21/2012SA 1838 fell when cloture invoked on the bill.
3/21/2012Considered by Senate.
3/21/2012SA 1839 fell when SA 1838 fell.
3/21/2012Considered by Senate.
3/21/2012SA 1840 fell when SA 1839 fell.
3/21/2012Amendment SA 1884 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Merkley.
3/21/2012Amendment SA 1931 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Reed to Amendment SA 1884.
select this voteVote3/21/2012On the Cloture Motion H.R. 3606
3/22/2012Considered by Senate.
3/22/2012Considered by Senate.
3/22/2012Considered by Senate.
select this voteVote3/22/2012Amendment SA 1931 not agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
select this voteVote3/22/2012On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1884 to H.R. 3606 (Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2011)
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage3/22/2012On Passage of the Bill H.R. 3606
Presented to President3/27/2012Presented to President.
3/27/2012Message on Senate action sent to the House.
3/27/2012Mr. Bachus moved that the House suspend the rules and agree to the Senate amendment.
3/27/2012DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on the Senate amendment to H.R. 3606.
3/27/2012At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
3/27/2012Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage3/27/2012On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H.R. 3606 To increase American job creation and economic growth by improving access to the public capital markets for emerging growth companies
Signed4/05/2012Signed by President.
Enacted4/05/2012Became Public Law No: 112-106.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteH. Amdt. 968Fincher, Stephen [R-TN8]March 7, 2012Passed by voice vote on March 7, 2012.

Manager's amendment makes technical and clarifying changes to the bill.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 969McIntyre, Mike [D-NC7]March 7, 2012Passed by voice vote on March 7, 2012.

Amendment adjusts the emerging growth company definition for inflation in order to provide more flexibility for businesses.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 970Himes, James [D-CT4]March 7, 2012Failed by roll call vote on March 7, 2012.

Amendment sought to lower the gross annual revenue cap from $1,000,000,000 to $750,000,000 for emerging growth companies to remain eligible for the regulatory on-ramp and to strike the public float requirement for the on-ramp.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 971Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]March 7, 2012Passed by voice vote on March 7, 2012.

Amendment adds a requirement that a company not be considered an emerging growth company if it has issued more than $1 billion in nonconvertible debt over the prior 3 years.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 972Ellison, Keith [D-MN5]March 7, 2012Failed by roll call vote on March 7, 2012.

Amendment sought to require emerging growth companies to fully comply with say-on-pay and golden parachute shareholder votes.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 973Waters, Maxine [D-CA43]March 7, 2012Failed by roll call vote on March 7, 2012.

Amendment sought to provide that if a broker or dealer is underwriting an initial public offering (IPO) for an emerging growth company (EGC) and providing research to the public about such IPO, those research reports need to be filed with the SEC, and the broker or dealer shall be held to stricter liability for their comments, and would also provide that if EGCs are communicating, either orally or in writing, with potential investors before or following an offering, they need to file those communications with the SEC.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 974Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]March 7, 2012Failed by voice vote on March 7, 2012.

Amendment sought to narrow the permissible exemption to allow oral or written communications with potential investors who are qualified institutional investors but would omit accredited investors from the exemption in the name of investor protection.

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H. Amdt. 975Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]March 7, 2012Withdrawn on March 7, 2012.

An amendment numbered 8 printed in House Report 112-409 to establish new filing fee for Reg S-K Forms to discourage frivolous filings.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 976Connolly, Gerald [D-VA11]March 7, 2012Failed by roll call vote on March 7, 2012.

Amendment sought to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to perform a study, in consultation with the Commodities Futures Trading Commission, of the effects on emerging growth companies of financial speculation on domestic oil and gasoline prices and to forward the results of that study to Congress.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 977McCarthy, Kevin [R-CA23]March 7, 2012Passed by voice vote on March 7, 2012.

Amendment clarifies that the general advertising provision should only apply to Regulation D, rule 506 of the securities offerings; protects investors by allowing for general advertising in the secondary sale of securities, so long as only qualified institutional buyers purchase the securities; and provides consistency in the interpretation for regulators that general advertising should not cause private offerings to be considered public offerings.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 978McHenry, Patrick [R-NC10]March 8, 2012Passed by voice vote on March 8, 2012.

Amendment provides an exemption from registration as a broker or dealer for trading platforms that do not charge a fee in connection with the purchase or sale of the security or permit general solicitations, general advertisements, or similar or related activities by issuers of such securities. Amendment also enables the marketing of private shares to accredited investors through platforms.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 979Miller, R. [D-NC13]March 8, 2012Passed by voice vote on March 8, 2012.

Amendment increases the exception from SEC registration to 2,000 investors, provided that no more than 500 are not accredited investors.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 980Schweikert, David [R-AZ6]March 8, 2012Passed by voice vote on March 8, 2012.

Amendment authorizes the SEC to study whether or not it has the authority to enforce anti-evasion provisions associated with the shareholder threshold and to report the results to Congress.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 981Capuano, Michael [D-MA7]March 8, 2012Failed by voice vote on March 8, 2012.

Amendment sought to require the SEC to conduct a study to address anti-evasion concerns and determine if the term "held of record" should mean beneficial owner of the security.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 982Peters, Gary [D-MI14]March 8, 2012Failed by roll call vote on March 8, 2012.

Amendment sought to require publicly traded companies to disclose on an annual basis the total number of employees they have in each country and the percentage increase or decrease in employment in each country.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 983Capps, Lois [D-CA24]March 8, 2012Failed by roll call vote on March 8, 2012.

Amendment sought to require the SEC to issue a report to Congress one year after enactment on the increase in initial public offerings that resulted from the Act, including specific increases in filings by manufacturing and high-technology companies.

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select this voteH. Amdt. 984Loebsack, David [D-IA2]March 8, 2012Passed by voice vote on March 8, 2012.

Amendment requires the SEC to provide information online and also conduct outreach to specified businesses to inform them about changes put in place by this legislation.

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S. Amdt. 1831Udall, Mark [D-CO]March 14, 2012Offered on March 13, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1832Hagan, Kay [D-NC]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 1833Reed, John [D-RI]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

In the nature of a substitute.

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S. Amdt. 1834Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

To change the enactment date.

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S. Amdt. 1835Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

Of a perfecting nature.

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To reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States.

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S. Amdt. 1837Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

To change the enactment date.

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S. Amdt. 1838Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

To change the enactment date.

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S. Amdt. 1839Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1840Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1841McCain, John [R-AZ]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1842Corker, Bob [R-TN]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1843Moran, Jerry [R-KS]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1844Corker, Bob [R-TN]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1845Corker, Bob [R-TN]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1846Cardin, Benjamin [D-MD]March 15, 2012Offered on March 14, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1848Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1849Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1850Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1851Lautenberg, Frank [D-NJ]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1852Sanders, Bernard [I-VT]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1853Reed, John [D-RI]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1854Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1855Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1856Lee, Mike [R-UT]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1857Lee, Mike [R-UT]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1858Vitter, David [R-LA]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1859Vitter, David [R-LA]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1860Heller, Dean [R-NV]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1861Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1862Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1863Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1864Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1865Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1866Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1867Reid, Harry [D-NV]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1868Wyden, Ron [D-OR]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1869Wyden, Ron [D-OR]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1870Cardin, Benjamin [D-MD]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1871Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1872Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1873Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1874Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1875Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1876Hagan, Kay [D-NC]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1877Hagan, Kay [D-NC]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1878Portman, Robert [R-OH]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1879Portman, Robert [R-OH]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1880Portman, Robert [R-OH]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1881Portman, Robert [R-OH]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1882Casey, Robert [D-PA]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1883Akaka, Daniel [D-HI]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 1884Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]March 19, 2012Passed by roll call vote on March 21, 2012.

To amend the securities laws to provide for registration exemptions for certain crowdfunded securities, and for other purposes.

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S. Amdt. 1885Franken, Alan [D-MN]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1886Inhofe, James [R-OK]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1887Inhofe, James [R-OK]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1888Inhofe, James [R-OK]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1889Inhofe, James [R-OK]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1890Inhofe, James [R-OK]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1891Sanders, Bernard [I-VT]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1892Paul, Rand [R-KY]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1893Paul, Rand [R-KY]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1894Paul, Rand [R-KY]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1895Johnson, Ron [R-WI]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1896Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1897Paul, Rand [R-KY]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1898Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1899Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1900Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1901Rubio, Marco [R-FL]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1902Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]March 19, 2012Offered on March 18, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1904DeMint, Jim [R-SC]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1905DeMint, Jim [R-SC]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1906DeMint, Jim [R-SC]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1907DeMint, Jim [R-SC]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1908Sanders, Bernard [I-VT]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1909Akaka, Daniel [D-HI]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1910Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1911Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1912Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1913Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1914Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1915Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1916Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1917Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1918Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1919Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1920Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1921Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1922McCain, John [R-AZ]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1923McCain, John [R-AZ]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1924Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1925Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1926Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1927Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1928Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1929Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1930Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 1931Reed, John [D-RI]March 20, 2012Failed by voice vote on March 21, 2012.

To improve the bill.

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S. Amdt. 1932Reed, John [D-RI]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1933Reed, John [D-RI]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1934Paul, Rand [R-KY]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1935Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1936Reed, John [D-RI]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1937Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1938Ayotte, Kelly [R-NH]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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S. Amdt. 1939DeMint, Jim [R-SC]March 20, 2012Offered on March 19, 2012.

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Average contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

30% more
$24,204
$115,182
$13,246
$8,199
$12,387
$7,375
$4,664
$35,402
$6,692
$25,482
$1,853
$2,962
$7,321
YES$264,969
$28,635
$61,288
$16,611
$14,356
$9,360
$6,175
$1,654
$37,848
$1,905
$9,315
$2,002
$1,381
$13,150
NO$203,680

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$2,129
$1,619
$10
$13,649
$329
YES$17,736
22% more
$4,842
$4,760
$0
$12,219
$-150
NO$21,671
20 Organizations Supported and 7 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Jumpstart Our Business Startups: On Passage of the Bill H.R. 3606

20 organizations supported this bill

American Bankers Association
Frank Keating & Camden R. Fine (2012, March 15). Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Minority Leader McConnell. Retrieved March 21, 2012, from ICBA.
AOL
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
Biotechnology Industry Organization
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
CompTIA
Audrey Chang & Steven Ostrowski (2012, April 5). CompTIA Applauds Signing of Bipartisan JOBS Act into Law, Touts Positive Impact on Growing Small Businesses. Retrieved April 6, 2012, from CompTIA.
Financial Services Forum
Robert S. Nichols, President & CEO (2012, March 7). Re: Support for the JOBS "Jumpstart Our Business Startups" Act. Retrieved March 21, 2012, from House Majority Leader John Boehner.
Independent Community Bankers of America
Frank Keating & Camden R. Fine (2012, March 15). Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Minority Leader McConnell. Retrieved March 21, 2012, from ICBA.
Information Technology Industry Council
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
International Franchise Association
Harrison, Alisa & Haller, Matthew (2012, March 2). IFA Applauds Republican House Leaders Efforts to Cut Taxes, Boost Access to Capital for Small Businesses . Retrieved March 8, 2012, from International Franchise Association.
NASDAQ OMX
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
National Small Business Association
National Small Business Association (2012, March 6). House To Consider JOBS Act. Retrieved March 8, 2012, from National Small Business Association.
National Venture Capital Association
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
NYSE Euronext
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
Scale Venture Partners
Kate Mitchell, Managing Director (2011, December 15). H.R. 3606, the Reopening of American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2011. Retrieved December 14, 2011, from House Financial Services Committee.
Silicon Valley Leadership Group
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council
Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO (2012, March 15). Small Business Needs the JOBS Act (H.R. 3606). Retrieved March 21, 2012, from SBEC.
SVB Financial Group
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
TechAmerica
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
TechNet
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to the Members of the United States Senate. Retrieved March 16, 2012, from NVCA.
U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Lisa M. Martin (2012, April 5). USHCC Applauds Passage of Bipartisan JOBS Act. Retrieved April 6, 2012, from PR Newswire.

7 organizations opposed this bill

AARP
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to Members of the U.S. Senate. Retrieved March 15, 2012, from Our Financial Security.
AFL-CIO
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to Members of the U.S. Senate. Retrieved March 15, 2012, from Our Financial Security.
Americans for Financial Reform
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to Members of the U.S. Senate. Retrieved March 15, 2012, from Our Financial Security.
Carlyle Group
Michelle Quinn (2012, March 14). Senate startup bill faces large hurdles to passage. Politico. Retrieved March 15, 2012, from http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0312/74032.html.
Consumer Federation of America
Michelle Quinn (2012, March 14). Senate startup bill faces large hurdles to passage Read more: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0312/74032.html#ixzz1pCvdGyDw. Politico. Retrieved March 15, 2012, from http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0312/74032.html.
Council of Institutional Investors
undersigned organizations (2012, March 15). Letter to Members of the U.S. Senate. Retrieved March 15, 2012, from Our Financial Security.
North American Securities Administrators Association
Jack E. Herstein, NASAA President (2012, March 12). Re: Senate Companion to H.R. 3606. Retrieved March 15, 2012, from NSAA.

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Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
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$ From Interest Groups
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Daniel K. AkakaDHI$13,000$2,000No
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$165,682$17,900Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$166,667$10,500Yes
John BarrassoRWY$190,453$500Yes
Max BaucusDMT$363,202$47,100No
Mark BegichDAK$87,225$21,500No
Michael BennetDCO$313,882$47,150Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$5,800$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$108,540$43,425No
Roy BluntRMO$533,996$9,900Yes
John BoozmanRAR$139,055$500Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$401,058$20,300No
Scott BrownRMA$970,990$160,875Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$219,892$31,925No
Richard BurrRNC$365,251$29,550Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$270,938$5,100Yes
Ben CardinDMD$118,546$27,400No
Tom CarperDDE$301,130$15,500Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$292,809$41,783Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$406,307$47,151Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$148,300$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$93,900$250Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$73,050$0Yes
Susan CollinsRME$219,429$9,250Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$30,500$1,000No
Chris CoonsDDE$139,750$11,500Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$673,598$20,400Yes
John CornynRTX$530,990$21,300Yes
Mike CrapoRID$218,331$12,000Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$160,655$5,000Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$297,360$50,650No
Mike EnziRWY$103,450$8,000Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$266,609$5,000No
Alan FrankenDMN$233,249$31,897No
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$1,004,459$83,250No
Lindsey GrahamRSC$216,814$10,200Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$192,626$13,500Yes
Kay HaganDNC$226,942$27,006Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$195,760$10,550No
Orrin HatchRUT$504,554$17,400Yes
Dean HellerRNV$399,071$12,800Yes
John HoevenRND$138,260$4,800Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$45,250$5,600Yes
Jim InhofeROK$134,775$0Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$136,425$1,000Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$272,575$8,000Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$179,000$6,000Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$166,791$12,050Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$388,854$36,250Yes
John KerryDMA$232,088$4,000Yes
Mark KirkRIL$438,785$112,300Not Voting
Amy KlobucharDMN$309,490$10,550Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$51,067$4,000Yes
Mary LandrieuDLA$272,048$9,250No
Frank LautenbergDNJ$100,136$18,700No
Patrick LeahyDVT$249,946$500No
Mike LeeRUT$61,900$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$115,521$3,500No
Joe LiebermanICT$7,900$4,400Yes
Dick LugarRIN$133,679$4,000Yes
Joe ManchinDWV$195,316$32,250Yes
John McCainRAZ$192,476$9,450Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$329,333$28,654Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$822,719$66,675Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$316,731$34,250Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$150,411$27,200No
Barbara MikulskiDMD$71,650$12,000No
Jerry MoranRKS$317,839$12,400Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$92,819$250Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$337,614$28,118No
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$97,347$13,000Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$237,409$31,750Yes
Rand PaulRKY$87,150$9,650Yes
Rob PortmanROH$509,174$23,350Yes
Mark PryorDAR$188,073$14,600Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$170,121$15,100No
Harry ReidDNV$685,315$48,630Yes
Jim RischRID$70,644$2,550Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$290,240$6,800Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$164,236$23,200No
Marco RubioRFL$210,830$4,700Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$7,940$8,325No
Chuck SchumerDNY$567,312$37,950Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$121,532$1,000Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$114,323$20,750Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$410,430$25,150Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$137,216$7,400Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$294,674$30,321Yes
Jon TesterDMT$463,259$37,700Yes
John ThuneRSD$325,102$19,260Yes
Patrick ToomeyRPA$280,908$16,650Yes
Mark UdallDCO$236,115$36,800Yes
Tom UdallDNM$132,815$35,550No
David VitterRLA$214,450$2,500Yes
Mark WarnerDVA$669,204$20,900Yes
Jim WebbDVA$-8,255$0No
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$192,108$6,000No
Roger WickerRMS$317,735$28,710Yes
Ron WydenDOR$264,612$15,000Yes

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Daniel K. AkakaDHI$13,000$2,000No
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$165,682$17,900Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$166,667$10,500Yes
John BarrassoRWY$190,453$500Yes
Max BaucusDMT$363,202$47,100No
Mark BegichDAK$87,225$21,500No
Michael BennetDCO$313,882$47,150Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$5,800$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$108,540$43,425No
Roy BluntRMO$533,996$9,900Yes
John BoozmanRAR$139,055$500Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$401,058$20,300No
Scott BrownRMA$970,990$160,875Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$219,892$31,925No
Richard BurrRNC$365,251$29,550Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$270,938$5,100Yes
Ben CardinDMD$118,546$27,400No
Tom CarperDDE$301,130$15,500Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$292,809$41,783Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$406,307$47,151Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$148,300$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$93,900$250Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$73,050$0Yes
Susan CollinsRME$219,429$9,250Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$30,500$1,000No
Chris CoonsDDE$139,750$11,500Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$673,598$20,400Yes
John CornynRTX$530,990$21,300Yes
Mike CrapoRID$218,331$12,000Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$160,655$5,000Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$297,360$50,650No
Mike EnziRWY$103,450$8,000Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$266,609$5,000No
Alan FrankenDMN$233,249$31,897No
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$1,004,459$83,250No
Lindsey GrahamRSC$216,814$10,200Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$192,626$13,500Yes
Kay HaganDNC$226,942$27,006Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$195,760$10,550No
Orrin HatchRUT$504,554$17,400Yes
Dean HellerRNV$399,071$12,800Yes
John HoevenRND$138,260$4,800Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$45,250$5,600Yes
Jim InhofeROK$134,775$0Yes
Dan InouyeDHI$136,425$1,000Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$272,575$8,000Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$179,000$6,000Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$166,791$12,050Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$388,854$36,250Yes
John KerryDMA$232,088$4,000Yes
Mark KirkRIL$438,785$112,300Not Voting
Amy KlobucharDMN$309,490$10,550Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$51,067$4,000Yes
Mary LandrieuDLA$272,048$9,250No
Frank LautenbergDNJ$100,136$18,700No
Patrick LeahyDVT$249,946$500No
Mike LeeRUT$61,900$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$115,521$3,500No
Joe LiebermanICT$7,900$4,400Yes
Dick LugarRIN$133,679$4,000Yes
Joe ManchinDWV$195,316$32,250Yes
John McCainRAZ$192,476$9,450Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$329,333$28,654Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$822,719$66,675Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$316,731$34,250Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$150,411$27,200No
Barbara MikulskiDMD$71,650$12,000No
Jerry MoranRKS$317,839$12,400Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$92,819$250Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$337,614$28,118No
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$97,347$13,000Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$237,409$31,750Yes
Rand PaulRKY$87,150$9,650Yes
Rob PortmanROH$509,174$23,350Yes
Mark PryorDAR$188,073$14,600Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$170,121$15,100No
Harry ReidDNV$685,315$48,630Yes
Jim RischRID$70,644$2,550Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$290,240$6,800Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$164,236$23,200No
Marco RubioRFL$210,830$4,700Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$7,940$8,325No
Chuck SchumerDNY$567,312$37,950Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$121,532$1,000Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$114,323$20,750Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$410,430$25,150Yes
Olympia SnoweRME$137,216$7,400Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$294,674$30,321Yes
Jon TesterDMT$463,259$37,700Yes
John ThuneRSD$325,102$19,260Yes
Patrick ToomeyRPA$280,908$16,650Yes
Mark UdallDCO$236,115$36,800Yes
Tom UdallDNM$132,815$35,550No
David VitterRLA$214,450$2,500Yes
Mark WarnerDVA$669,204$20,900Yes
Jim WebbDVA$-8,255$0No
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$192,108$6,000No
Roger WickerRMS$317,735$28,710Yes
Ron WydenDOR$264,612$15,000Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Commercial banks & bank holding companies$10,228,420
Venture capital$3,652,659
Online computer services$2,530,342
Banks & lending institutions$2,119,608
Biotech products & research$1,403,544
Financial services & consulting$1,182,439
Computer manufacture & services$971,799
Minority/Ethnic Groups$881,302
Stock exchanges$704,346
General business associations$556,835
Small business associations$398,449
Chambers of commerce$259,644
Communications & Electronics$187,850

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Securities, commodities & investment$1,426,355
Labor Unions$281,283
Elderly issues/Social Security$241,966
Public official (elected or appointed)$20,101
Consumer groups$750
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