H.R.4392: Energize Emerging Opportunities Act

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about finance and financial sector
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Sponsor Stephen Fincher, R-Tenn.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced April 3, 2014
Latest Major Action April 22, 2014
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Bill Summary

Energize Emerging Opportunities Act - Directs the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to amend regulations regarding criteria qualifying certain registered commodity pool operators for exemption from requirements for specified risk disclosures, performance disclosures, periodic reporting, annual reporting, and recordkeeping.

Alters one criterion for qualification for such exemptions currently granted to: (1) registered commodity pool operators who sell participations in a pool solely to qualified eligible persons in an offering which qualifies for exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act, and (2) certain banks registered as commodity pool operators in connection with a pool that is a collective trust fund whose securities are exempt from registration under the Securities Act.

Repeals the current additional criterion for such banks that the securities must be offered or sold, without marketing to the public, solely to qualified eligi...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 22, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management.
April 3, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.