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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Title(s) as Reported to House

CFTC Reauthorization Act of 2019

Short Title(s) as Introduced

CFTC Reauthorization Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
11/26/2019Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Agriculture. H. Rept. 116-313.
10/29/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (7)

Date All Actions
11/26/2019Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 254.
Action By: House of Representatives
11/26/2019Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Agriculture. H. Rept. 116-313.
11/14/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
10/30/2019Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
10/30/2019Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
10/29/2019Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/29/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (28)


Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Agriculture10/29/2019 Referred to
10/30/2019 Markup by
11/26/2019 Reported by H. Rept. 116-313
House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit11/14/2019 Referred to

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Latest Summary (2)

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Reported to House (11/26/2019)

CFTC Reauthorization Act of 2019

This bill reauthorizes through FY2025 the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and generally revises provisions related to the CFTC. Among other things, the bill

  • exempts certain companies from the mandatory swaps clearing requirements if they have less than $10 million in assets,
  • provides for the regulation of digital commodities,
  • exempts certain charitable organizations from commodity trading advisor and commodity pool operator registration requirements,
  • provides that the CFTC's authority to enforce prohibitions regarding fraud and other disruptive trading practices applies to foreign activities,
  • eliminates the double-sided confirmation requirement for swap data repositories, and
  • expands whistleblower protections.