The House Agriculture Committee began a series of hearings in advance of writing legislation to reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The agency's statutory authorization expires at the end of the fiscal year.
H.R. 677, the Inter-Affiliate Swap Clarification Act
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Reps. Steve Stivers (R-OH), Gwen Moore D-WI), Chris Gibson (R-NY), and Marcia Fudge (D-OH)
Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on February 13, 2013
Ordered reported, as amended, by voice vote on March 20, 2013