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H.R.6604 Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2008, 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Oct 02, 2008 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Agriculture

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on September 18, 2008, with a roll call of 283 ayes, 133 nays, and 17 not voting.

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  • 50% of users oppose H.R.6604

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    • Air Transport Association Statement on Reports that Ray LaHood ... - December 22, 2008 by ThomasNet Industrial Newsroom - All News for Today - Air Transport Association Comments on Passage of H.R. 6604: Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act · Air Transport Association Chairman Calls on Congress to Swiftly Move Forward with Bipartisan and ...

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      As noted by ThomasNet Industrial Newsroom - All News for Today on December 22, 2008, "Air Transport Association Comments on Passage of H.R. 6604: Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act · Air Transport Association Chairman Calls on Congress to Swiftly Move Forward with Bipartisan and ..." (http://news.thomasnet.com/companystory/553680)
    • Air Transport Association Expects 43 Million Passengers To Travel ... - December 11, 2008 by ThomasNet Industrial Newsroom - All News for Today - Air Transport Association Comments on Passage of H.R. 6604: Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act · Air Transport Association Chairman Calls on Congress to Swiftly Move Forward with Bipartisan and Balanced Energy Policy ...

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      As noted by ThomasNet Industrial Newsroom - All News for Today on December 11, 2008, "Air Transport Association Comments on Passage of H.R. 6604: Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act · Air Transport Association Chairman Calls on Congress to Swiftly Move Forward with Bipartisan and Balanced Energy Policy ..." (http://news.thomasnet.com/companystory/553368)
    • Air Transport Association Applauds Appeals Court Decision To Stay ... - December 09, 2008 by ThomasNet Industrial Newsroom - - Air Transport Association Comments on Passage of H.R. 6604: Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act · Air Transport Association Chairman Calls on Congress to Swiftly Move Forward with Bipartisan and Balanced Energy Policy ...

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      As noted by ThomasNet Industrial Newsroom - on December 09, 2008, "Air Transport Association Comments on Passage of H.R. 6604: Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act · Air Transport Association Chairman Calls on Congress to Swiftly Move Forward with Bipartisan and Balanced Energy Policy ..." (http://news.thomasnet.com/companystory/553229)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Speculators could liquidate commodity holdings faster - September 20, 2008 by GulfNews, United Arab Emirates - "HR 6604 will impair the ability of pension plans, university endowments, charitable foundations and mutual funds to protect their beneficiaries and ...

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      As noted by GulfNews, United Arab Emirates on September 20, 2008, ""HR 6604 will impair the ability of pension plans, university endowments, charitable foundations and mutual funds to protect their beneficiaries and ..." (http://www.gulfnews.com/business/Markets/10246893.html)
    • House passes speculation bill - September 19, 2008 by Grand Island Independent, NE - HR 6604 strengthens trader position limits on oil and other futures markets as a way to prevent potential price distortions caused by excessive speculative ...

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      As noted by Grand Island Independent, NE on September 19, 2008, "HR 6604 strengthens trader position limits on oil and other futures markets as a way to prevent potential price distortions caused by excessive speculative ..." (http://www.theindependent.com/news/x650666310/House-passes-speculation-bill)
    • House Passes Etheridge Energy Bill - September 18, 2008 by Dunn Daily Record, NC - The bill, HR 6604, named The Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2008, was introduced by US Rep. Bob Etheridge of Lillington. Rep. ...

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      As noted by Dunn Daily Record, NC on September 18, 2008, "The bill, HR 6604, named The Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2008, was introduced by US Rep. Bob Etheridge of Lillington. Rep. ..." (http://www.dunndailyrecord.com/main.asp?SectionID=1&SubSectionID=1&ArticleID=100466&TM=39388.26)
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