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. 977, Derivatives Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2009
Issues: Dodd-Frank Implementation
A bill to amend the Commdity Exchange Act to bring greater transparency and accountability to commodity markets, and for other purposes.
- H.R.977 - Rep. Collin C. Peterson, D-Minn. (introduced 2/11/2009)
- Adopted amendments (all adopted by voice vote):
- Manager's amendment (Chairman Peterson)
- Kissell amendment, as amended
- Pomeroy amendment
- Boswell amendment
Roll Call Votes
Lucas amendment, Roll Call #1
Moran amendment, Roll Call #2