H.R.6330: Prevent Unfair Manipulation of Prices Act of 2008

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced June 20, 2008
  • Latest Major Action Oct. 3, 2008

Bill Cosponsors

66 (65 Democrats, 2 Republicans)

Bill Summary

Prevent Unfair Manipulation of Prices Act of 2008 - Amends the Commodity Exchange Act (CEA) to extend the regulatory authority of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to certain transactions in derivatives involving specified energy commodities ("included energy transactions"), including those on foreign boards of trade.Defines "included energy transaction" as a contract, agreement, or transaction in an energy commodity for future...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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.
Referred to House Agriculture
Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality.
Referred to the Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management.
June 20, 2008

Introduced in the House by Bart Stupak (D-Mich.)

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