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  • Latest Action: Dec 07, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

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  • 100% of users support S.1962

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    • Americans for Tax Reform

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    • National Business Incubation Association

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    • A good step to reduce the Sarbanes-Oxley burden « The Enterprise ... - December 17, 2011 by Alex J. Pollock - Senators Jim DeMint and John Barrasso, the co-sponsors of S. 1962, point out that their bill “mirrors recommendations put forward by the President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.” Congressman Ben Quayle and the ...

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      As noted by Alex J. Pollock on December 17, 2011, "Senators Jim DeMint and John Barrasso, the co-sponsors of S. 1962, point out that their bill “mirrors recommendations put forward by the President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.” Congressman Ben Quayle and the ..." (http://blog.american.com/2011/12/a-good-step-to-reduce-the-sarbanes-oxley-burden/)
    • Senate bill looks to ease burden of SOX 404 - December 08, 2011 by R.J. Lehmann - Under S.1962, the Startup Expansion and Investment Act, newly public companies with less than $1 billion in market capitalization could opt out of Section 404 for the first 10 years after their initial public offering, provided they ...

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      As noted by R.J. Lehmann on December 08, 2011, "Under S.1962, the Startup Expansion and Investment Act, newly public companies with less than $1 billion in market capitalization could opt out of Section 404 for the first 10 years after their initial public offering, provided they ..." (http://outofthestormnews.com/2011/12/08/senate-bill-looks-to-ease-burden-of-sox-404/)
    • S. 1962: A bill to make the internal control reporting and assessment ... - December 07, 2011 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - A bill in the U.S. Congress: A bill to make the internal control reporting and assessment requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 optional for certain smaller companies.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on December 07, 2011, "A bill in the U.S. Congress: A bill to make the internal control reporting and assessment requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 optional for certain smaller companies." (http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=s112-1962)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • From the files - July 30, 2012 by The Keene Sentinel - STODDARD — The town’s 1962 tax rate is $43 per $1,000 of assessed valuation, an increase of $2 over last year, Tax Collector Bertha H. Anderson said today. The breakdown this year shows that of the $43, the amount to operate schools is $20 ...

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      As noted by The Keene Sentinel on July 30, 2012, "STODDARD — The town’s 1962 tax rate is $43 per $1,000 of assessed valuation, an increase of $2 over last year, Tax Collector Bertha H. Anderson said today. The breakdown this year shows that of the $43, the amount to operate schools is $20 ..." (http://www.sentinelsource.com/news/local/subscribers/from-the-files/article_5badb5b1-7141-5547-99ab-c7578669944d.html)
    • Pacific Science Center's Golden Gala cool and groovy - July 29, 2012 by The Business Journal - The party was held in and around the famous lit arches and fountains of the Science Center, whose original buildings were the United States Science Pavilion in Seattle’s 1962 World’s Fair. As hundreds of guests pulled up to the ...

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      As noted by The Business Journal on July 29, 2012, "The party was held in and around the famous lit arches and fountains of the Science Center, whose original buildings were the United States Science Pavilion in Seattle’s 1962 World’s Fair. As hundreds of guests pulled up to the ..." (http://www.bizjournals.com/seattle/blog/2012/07/pacific-science-centers-golden-gala.html)
    • Theatre audiences flock to plays despite financial squeeze - July 28, 2012 by Mail & Guardian Online - "No single theory explains why this is happening," said Martínez, a Barcelona-based impresario whose recent successes include a run of Edward Albee's 1962 play Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? "I think our audience of middle-class people with stable jobs .

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      As noted by Mail & Guardian Online on July 28, 2012, ""No single theory explains why this is happening," said Martínez, a Barcelona-based impresario whose recent successes include a run of Edward Albee's 1962 play Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? "I think our audience of middle-class people with stable jobs ." (http://mg.co.za/article/2012-07-28-theatre-audiences-flock-to-plays-despite-financial-squeeze/)
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