Summary: S.257 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (02/04/1997)

Commodity Exchange Amendments Act of 1997 - Amends the Commodity Exchange Act with respect to: (1) "Treasury amendment" excluded transactions; (2) hedging; (3) delivery points for foreign futures contracts; (4) exemption authority and swaps exemption; (5) exemption for professional markets; (6) contract designation; (7) designation of a board of trade as a contract market; (8) delivery by federally licensed warehouses; (9) submission of rules to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission; (10) audit trails; and (11) enforcement.