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Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Encouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2017

Short Titles as Reported to House

Encouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2017

Short Titles as Introduced

Encouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2017

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise its rules so as to increase the threshold amount for requiring issuers to provide certain disclosures relating to compensatory benefit plans.


Actions Overview (3)

Date
04/04/2017Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 331 - 87 (Roll no. 216).(text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H2667)
03/29/2017Reported by the Committee on Financial Services. H. Rept. 115-71.
03/02/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (21)

Date Chamber
04/05/2017SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
04/04/2017-4:58pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
04/04/2017-4:58pmHouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 331 - 87 (Roll no. 216). (text of amendment in the nature of a substitute: CR H2667)
04/04/2017-4:45pmHouseOn motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 185 - 228 (Roll no. 215).
04/04/2017-4:20pmHouseThe previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
04/04/2017-4:14pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the 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 add a section to prohibit any exemption to an issuer if the issuer or affiliate of the issuer has withheld information from Congress relevant to its investigation of any collusion between persons associated with the Russian Government and persons associated with a presidential campaign.
04/04/2017-4:13pmHouseMr. Swalwell (CA) moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Financial Services. (text: CR H2675)
04/04/2017-4:13pmHouseH.Amdt.107 By unanimous consent, the Polis amendment was withdrawn.
04/04/2017-4:10pmHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 240, the House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Polis amendment.
04/04/2017-4:10pmHouseH.Amdt.107 Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Polis. (consideration: CR H2675; text: CR H2675)
04/04/2017-3:09pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 1343.
04/04/2017-3:07pmHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 1343 with 1 hour of general debate. Motion to recommit with or without instructions allowed.
04/04/2017-3:07pmHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 240. (consideration: CR H2667-2678)
04/04/2017-2:31pmHouseRule H. Res. 240 passed House.
04/03/2017-6:41pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 240 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1343 with 1 hour of general debate. Motion to recommit with or without instructions allowed.
03/29/2017HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 42.
03/29/2017HouseReported by the Committee on Financial Services. H. Rept. 115-71.
Action By: Committee on Financial Services
03/09/2017HouseOrdered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 48 - 11.
Action By: Committee on Financial Services
03/09/2017HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Financial Services
03/02/2017HouseReferred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
03/02/2017HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (7)


Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Financial Services03/02/2017 Referred to
03/09/2017 Markup by
03/29/2017 Reported by H. Rept. 115-71
Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs04/05/2017 Referred to

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Subjects (6)

  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Employee benefits and pensions
  • Financial services and investments
  • Securities
  • Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

Latest Summary (3)

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Passed House amended (04/04/2017)

Encouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2017

(Sec. 2) This bill  requires the Securities and Exchange Commission to increase, from $5 million to $10 million, the 12-month sales threshold beyond which an issuer is required to provide investors with additional disclosures related to compensatory benefit plans.