H.R.2509 - A bill to replace a moratorium on decisions by the Federal Trade Commission in shared monopoly proceedings until the Congress establishes the existence of the violation and defines its elements.97th Congress (1981-1982)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Wolpe, Howard E. [D-MI-3] (Introduced 03/12/1981)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||03/13/1981 Referred to Subcommittee on Commerce, Transportation and Tourism. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2509 — 97th Congress (1981-1982)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/12/1981)
Prohibits the Federal Trade Commission or any administrative law judge from issuing antitrust decisions, findings, or cease-and-desist orders in concentrated market structure or shared monopoly proceedings until Congress establishes and defines the elements of such a violation.
Declares that this Act shall apply to any proceeding pending on March 10, 1981. Vacates any decision or order issued in such proceeding before the enactment of this Act.