Amendment allows rating agency firms to deregister as Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organizations (NRSRO), provided such NRSRO certifies that it received less than $250 million during its last full fiscal year in compensation for providing credit ratings on securities and money market instruments issued in the U.S.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 26 printed in House Report 111-370 to allow rating agency firms to deregister as Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organizations (NRSRO), provided such NRSRO certifies that it received less than $250 million during its last full fiscal year in compensation for providing credit ratings on securities and money market instruments issued in the U.S.

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(A019)

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