Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2008
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The bill, which was introduced July 24, 2008, hoped to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to bring greater transparency and accountability to commodity markets, and for other purposes.
House of Representatives Action
The House of Representatives voted on H.R. 6604 on September 18, 2008.
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- Name of bill: Commodity Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2008
- Chamber: U.S. House of Representatives
- Roll call number: 608
- Congress number: 110th
- Session number: 2
- Vote link: U.S. House of Representatives record vote 608, 110th Congress, Session 2
Scorecard: National Journal 2008 House Scorecard
Org. position: Aye
""Authorize federal regulators to set limits on energy-trading speculators in the commodity futures market. September 18. (283-133)""
(Original scorecard available at: http://www.nationaljournal.com/njmagazine/cs_20090228_4813.php)