Summary: H.R.7234 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (12/10/2018)

Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act

This bill requires certain issuers of securities to disclose specified information to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) if the issuer has used, for its required audit report to the SEC, a foreign public accounting firm that is not subject to inspection by Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. If an issuer retains such a firm for three consecutive years, the SEC shall prohibit the issuer from trading on a national securities exchange.