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S.556 A bill to amend the securities laws to establish certain thresholds for shareholder registration, and for other purposes., 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 10, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

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  • 100% of users support S.556

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    • National Venture Capital Association

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    • American Bankers Association

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    • USW Blog » Blog Archive » Four Republican Bills That Are Not ... - February 21, 2012 by cengel - •S.18 – Small Business Paperwork Mandate Elimination Act: Brown's bill would “repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations and for other purposes.” •S.556: ...

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      As noted by cengel on February 21, 2012, "•S.18 – Small Business Paperwork Mandate Elimination Act: Brown's bill would “repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations and for other purposes.” •S.556: ..." (/url?q=http://blog.usw.org/2012/02/21/four-republican-bills-that-are-not-about-jobs/&sa=U&ei=FllNT9LWL4SLsQKA9O0n&ved=0CDsQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNHsSOwSXsz0yhAkIoMltbiBotIaTg)
    • USW Blog » Blog Archive » Four Republican Bills That Are Not ... - February 21, 2012 by cengel - •S.18 – Small Business Paperwork Mandate Elimination Act: Brown's bill would “repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations and for other purposes.” •S.556: ...

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      As noted by cengel on February 21, 2012, "•S.18 – Small Business Paperwork Mandate Elimination Act: Brown's bill would “repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations and for other purposes.” •S.556: ..." (/url?q=http://blog.usw.org/2012/02/21/four-republican-bills-that-are-not-about-jobs/&sa=U&ei=CfhLT4KzD--rsAKX7P3qCA&ved=0CDsQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNFbczCsE0SZNT9tCzhYe7kzpI0Amw)
    • USW Blog » Blog Archive » Four Republican Bills That Are Not ... - February 21, 2012 by cengel - •S.556: Hutchison's unnamed bill would: “amend the securities laws to establish certain thresholds for shareholder registration, and for other purposes.” The Senators each go on to explain their bills, and why “capital ...

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      As noted by cengel on February 21, 2012, "•S.556: Hutchison's unnamed bill would: “amend the securities laws to establish certain thresholds for shareholder registration, and for other purposes.” The Senators each go on to explain their bills, and why “capital ..." (/url?q=http://blog.usw.org/2012/02/21/four-republican-bills-that-are-not-about-jobs/&sa=U&ei=SaBKT9vWIKOPsQKhy-XqCA&ved=0CC8QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNHLVbIi571eIb-fs63Eu3Ej_znQpg)

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    • Credit Suisse (Eur) Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International plc - July 26, 2012 by Bloomberg - Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International plc RNS Number : 5898I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 26 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT ...

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      As noted by Bloomberg on July 26, 2012, "Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International plc RNS Number : 5898I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 26 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/article/2012-07-26/afXIzeD.vpYY.html)
    • Ernest Borgnine Earned Honorary Degree from Wisconsin college - July 09, 2012 by YAHOO! - “I’m so proud to be in your graduating class.” Borgnine told Lakeland’s 556 graduates that the best part of his acting career was getting “thank yous” from people over the years for entertaining them. “My mother said to me many years ...

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      As noted by YAHOO! on July 09, 2012, "“I’m so proud to be in your graduating class.” Borgnine told Lakeland’s 556 graduates that the best part of his acting career was getting “thank yous” from people over the years for entertaining them. “My mother said to me many years ..." (http://news.yahoo.com/ernest-borgnine-earned-honorary-degree-wisconsin-college-041211679.html)
    • Sporting KC Rallies for 3-1 Win at Montreal Impact - July 04, 2012 by OurSports Central - Sporting Kansas City defeated the Montreal Impact by a 3-1 score line Wednesday at Stade Saputo in Montreal. After falling behind in the 49th minute on a goal from Patrice Bernier, Sporting KC came back with goals from Kei Kamara, Graham Zusi and Jacob ...

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      As noted by OurSports Central on July 04, 2012, "Sporting Kansas City defeated the Montreal Impact by a 3-1 score line Wednesday at Stade Saputo in Montreal. After falling behind in the 49th minute on a goal from Patrice Bernier, Sporting KC came back with goals from Kei Kamara, Graham Zusi and Jacob ..." (http://www.oursportscentral.com/services/releases/?id=4439346)
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