S.716: A bill to modify the requirements under the STOCK Act regarding online access to certain financial disclosure statements and related forms.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Harry Reid, D-Nev.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced April 11, 2013
Latest Major Action April 15, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Amends the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012 (STOCK Act) with respect to mandatory public, on-line reporting of financial disclosure statements by congressional staff and executive branch officers and employees.

Applies mandatory public, on-line reporting of financial disclosure statements only to Members of Congress, congressional candidates, the President, the Vice President, and executive branch officers at levels I and II of the Executive Schedule who require nomination by the President and confirmation by the Senate.

Extends until January 1, 2014, the deadline for:

  • the Secretary, the Sergeant at Arms, and the Clerk to develop systems to enable the electronic filing of financial disclosure reports as well as their on-line public availability;
  • the Director of the Office of Government Ethics to develop su...

    (Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 15, 2013 Became Public Law No: 113-7.
April 15, 2013 Signed by President.
April 12, 2013 Presented to President.
April 12, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
April 12, 2013 On passage Passed without objection. (text: CR H1979)
April 12, 2013 Considered by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR H1978-1979)
April 12, 2013 Mr. Cantor asked unanimous consent to take from the Speaker's table and consider.
April 11, 2013 Held at the desk.
April 11, 2013 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
April 11, 2013 Received in the House.
April 11, 2013 Introduced in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2583-2584; text as passed Senate: CR S2584; text of measure as introduced: CR S2593)