H.R. 992 - Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act

Finance and financial sector. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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Summary:
To amend provisions in section 716 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act relating to Federal assistance for swaps entities. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in the House on October 30, 2013 
House Vote: On Passage

PASSED on October 30, 2013.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 292 voted NO: 122
17 voted present/not voting

Other Votes:

Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act

H.R. 992 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
To amend provisions in section 716 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act relating to Federal assistance for swaps entities. (by CRS)
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Title
To amend provisions in section 716 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act relating to Federal assistance for swaps entities.
Other Titles
  • Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act
  • Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act
  • Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act
Sponsor
Randy Hultgren
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Finance and financial sector
  • Banking and financial institutions regulation
  • Financial crises and stabilization
  • Financial services and investments
  • Securities
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced3/06/2013
Referred to Committee
Passed House10/30/2013
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 992: Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act10/30/2013This motion DID NOT PASS the House
190 voted YES 223 voted NO 18 voted present/not voting
currently selectedHouseH.R. 992: Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act10/30/2013This bill PASSED the House
292 voted YES 122 voted NO 17 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/06/2013
3/06/2013Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Agriculture, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
3/06/2013Referred to House Financial Services
3/06/2013Referred to House Agriculture
3/14/2013Committee Hearings Held.
3/20/2013Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Put on a legislative calendar3/20/2013Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 31 - 14.
4/11/2013Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises Prior to Referral.
5/07/2013Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Put on a legislative calendar5/07/2013Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 53 - 6.
9/25/2013Reported by the Committee on Financial Services. H. Rept. 113-229, Part I.
9/25/2013Reported by the Committee on Agriculture. H. Rept. 113-229, Part II.
Put on a legislative calendar9/25/2013Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 169.
10/30/2013Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 391.
10/30/2013DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 992.
10/30/2013The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
10/30/2013Ms. Brownley (CA) moved to recommit with instructions to Financial Services.
10/30/2013Floor summary: DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Brownley motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to prohibit any restriction on the ability of financial regulators to ensure that financial institutions comply with laws prohibiting the manipulation of commodity markets, especially with regard to speculation in oil and biofuel contracts.
10/30/2013The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
10/30/2013Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
select this voteVote10/30/2013On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 992: Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act
currently selectedHouse Vote on Passage10/30/2013H.R. 992: Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act
10/31/2013Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
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