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H.R.1838 Swaps Bailout Prevention Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Nov 16, 2012 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 508.

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    • Americas Biggest Threat is EU Sovereign Debt Crisis not AQAP - July 08, 2012 by Carroll Outman - But instead of giving these events the attention they require and other signals, we ignore them and continue with the small thinking myopia that would advance a HR 1838 (SWAP Bailout prevention act) on behalf of Republicans or an HR 3784 ...

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      As noted by Carroll Outman on July 08, 2012, "But instead of giving these events the attention they require and other signals, we ignore them and continue with the small thinking myopia that would advance a HR 1838 (SWAP Bailout prevention act) on behalf of Republicans or an HR 3784 ..." (/url?q=http://supreme-court-cases.blogspot.com/2012/07/americas-biggest-threat-is-eu-sovereign.html&sa=U&ei=9QwAUOKxLeTU2AXM0NWTBA&ved=0CDYQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNF21QsVKQghW01bPlWQebiOxBY8-w)
    • Americas Biggest Threat is EU Sovereign Debt Crisis not AQAP - July 08, 2012 by Carroll Outman - But instead of giving these events the attention they require and other signals, we ignore them and continue with the small thinking myopia that would advance a HR 1838 (SWAP Bailout prevention act) on behalf of Republicans or an HR 3784 ...

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      As noted by Carroll Outman on July 08, 2012, "But instead of giving these events the attention they require and other signals, we ignore them and continue with the small thinking myopia that would advance a HR 1838 (SWAP Bailout prevention act) on behalf of Republicans or an HR 3784 ..." (/url?q=http://supreme-court-cases.blogspot.com/2012/07/americas-biggest-threat-is-eu-sovereign.html&sa=U&ei=Rq3-T-jHOKKi2wWa1eiuBA&ved=0CDIQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNEw9qWsGhboIU4BmUoO6VJvNy8gSQ)
    • Americas Biggest Threat is EU Sovereign Debt Crisis not AQAP - July 08, 2012 by Carroll Outman - But instead of giving these events the attention they require and other signals, we ignore them and continue with the small thinking myopia that would advance a HR 1838 (SWAP Bailout prevention act) on behalf of Republicans or an HR 3784 ...

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      As noted by Carroll Outman on July 08, 2012, "But instead of giving these events the attention they require and other signals, we ignore them and continue with the small thinking myopia that would advance a HR 1838 (SWAP Bailout prevention act) on behalf of Republicans or an HR 3784 ..." (/url?q=http://supreme-court-cases.blogspot.com/2012/07/americas-biggest-threat-is-eu-sovereign.html&sa=U&ei=Hlz9T_CpLafe2AWGs-n6Bg&ved=0CDIQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNFJgymX_RyEmJhXguGDYyPtU5g19Q)

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    • Several Controversial Banks Curb Lobbying Expenses - July 20, 2012 by Opensecrets.org - One such measure being considered in the House, H.R. 1838, would repeal a provision in the law prohibiting the federal government from "bailing out" registered swap dealers or swap participants like Bank of America. The bank reported lobbying on ...

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      As noted by Opensecrets.org on July 20, 2012, "One such measure being considered in the House, H.R. 1838, would repeal a provision in the law prohibiting the federal government from "bailing out" registered swap dealers or swap participants like Bank of America. The bank reported lobbying on ..." (http://www.opensecrets.org/news/2012/07/banking-lobbying-roundup.html)
    • Why Jamie Dimon’s $2 Billion Gambling Loss Will NOT Speed Financial Reform - May 15, 2012 by Counter Punch - The vote in question will be on H.R. 1838, the “Swaps Bailout Prevention Act” as  exclusively reported here back in February.  The bill nullifies one of the few positive contributions of the Dodd Frank reform act, the so-called Lincoln ...

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      As noted by Counter Punch on May 15, 2012, "The vote in question will be on H.R. 1838, the “Swaps Bailout Prevention Act” as  exclusively reported here back in February.  The bill nullifies one of the few positive contributions of the Dodd Frank reform act, the so-called Lincoln ..." (http://www.counterpunch.org/2012/05/15/why-jamie-dimons-2-billion-gambling-loss-will-not-speed-financial-reform/)
    • Today in Congress: budget day in the House, waste of day in the Senate - March 28, 2012 by DAILY KOS - (Reid) General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Subc. On reviewing H.R. 3283 – Swap Jurisdiction Certainty Act, H.R. 1838 – To repeal Section 716 of Dodd-Frank, and H.R. __ - Swap Data Repository and Clearinghouse Indemnification ...

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      As noted by DAILY KOS on March 28, 2012, "(Reid) General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Subc. On reviewing H.R. 3283 – Swap Jurisdiction Certainty Act, H.R. 1838 – To repeal Section 716 of Dodd-Frank, and H.R. __ - Swap Data Repository and Clearinghouse Indemnification ..." (http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/03/28/1078374/-Today-in-Congress-budget-day-in-the-House-waste-of-day-in-the-Senate)
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