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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000

Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
  • Legal Certainty for Bank Products Act of 2000

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To reauthorize and amend the Commodity Exchange Act to promote legal certainty, enhance competition, and reduce systemic risk in markets for futures and over-the-counter derivatives, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
12/14/2000 Introduced in House

All Actions (8)

Date
12/14/2000 Referred to the Subcommittee on Finance & Hazardous Materials for a period to be subsequently determined by the Chairman..
Action By: Committee on Commerce
12/14/2000 Referred to House Judiciary
Action By: House of Representatives
12/14/2000 Referred to House Commerce
Action By: House of Representatives
12/14/2000 Referred to House Banking and Financial Services
Action By: House of Representatives
12/14/2000 Referred to House Agriculture
Action By: House of Representatives
12/14/2000 Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committees on Banking and Financial Services, Commerce, and the Judiciary, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/14/2000 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E2181-2182)
Action By: House of Representatives
12/14/2000 Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (4)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Combest, Larry [R-TX-19]* 12/14/2000
Rep. Leach, James A. [R-IA-1]* 12/14/2000
Rep. LaFalce, John J. [D-NY-29]* 12/14/2000
Rep. Bliley, Tom [R-VA-7]* 12/14/2000

Committees (4)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Agriculture12/14/2000 Referred to
House Banking and Financial Services12/14/2000 Referred to
House Commerce12/14/2000 Referred to
House Judiciary12/14/2000 Referred to

Related Bills (2)

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Subjects (27)

  • Administrative procedure
  • Antitrust law
  • Authorization
  • Commodity Futures Trading Commission
  • Commodity exchanges
  • Contracts
  • Cost effectiveness
  • Derivative securities
  • Electronic commerce
  • Federal preemption
  • Foreign exchange
  • Futures trading
  • Independent regulatory commissions
  • Margins (Security trading)
  • Options (Contract)
  • Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Securities fraud
  • Securities regulation
  • Stock exchanges
  • Swaps (Finance)

Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (12/14/2000)

Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000 - Title I: Commodity Futures Modernization - Amends the Commodity Exchange Act to authorize appropriations for authorities and activities under such Act.

Revises specified provisions, including: (1) over-the-counter derivatives; (2) futures exchange regulation; (3) contracts; (4) prohibited transactions; and (5) boards of trade.

Title II: Coordinated Regulation of Security Futures Products - Subtitle A: Securities Law Amendments - Amends the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 respecting: (1) regulatory relief for markets and intermediaries trading security futures products; and (2) and interagency cooperation.

Subtitle B: Amendments to the Commodity Exchange Act - Amends the Commodity Exchange Act respecting Securities and Exchange Commission jurisdiction.

Title III: Legal Certainty for Swap Agreements - Amends the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, the Securities Act of 1933, and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 respecting swap agreements.

Title IV: Regulatory Responsibility for Bank Products - Legal Certainty for Bank Products Act of 2000 - Excludes specified banking products and swap agreements from Commodity Futures Exchange Commission coverage.