HR 774

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 774

To enhance penalties for violations of securities protections that involve targeting seniors.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 17, 2011

Mr. DEUTCH introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To enhance penalties for violations of securities protections that involve targeting seniors.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 3. ENHANCED PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS OF SECURITIES ACT OF 1933.

SEC. 4. ENHANCED PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS OF SECURITIES ACT OF 1934.

SEC. 5. ENHANCED PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS OF INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940.

SEC. 6. ENHANCED PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS OF INVESTMENT ADVISERS ACT OF 1940.

SEC. 7. DIRECTIVE TO THE UNITED STATES SENTENCING COMMISSION.

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