H.R. 238 Commodity End-User Relief Act

Bill Text

Description
H.R. 238, the Commodity End-User Relief Act, is a bill to reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to better protect futures customers, to provide end-users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and accountability at the Commission, to help farmers, ranchers, and end-users manage risks, to help keep consumer costs low, and for other purposes.

Sponsors 
Chairman K. Michael Conaway (R-TX), Co-sponsored by Reps. Austin Scott (R-GA), David Scott (D-GA), Pete Sessions (R-TX)

Status
Introduced on January 4, 2017. Passed the House floor on January 12, 2017 by a vote of 239-182. 

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