Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.R. 2289 - Commodity End-User Relief Act

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Jun 2, 2015 3:55 PM

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Conaway (TX)


MANAGER’S AMENDMENT LATE Makes conforming and technical changes.

DeLauro (CT), Welch (VT), Courtney (CT)


Requires that the Commodity Futures Trading Commission impose fees and assessments to recover the cost of appropriations to the Commission.

Gallego (AZ)


Expresses a sense of Congress that the Commodity Futures Trading Commission should take all appropriate actions to encourage applications for positions in the Office of the Chief Economist from members of minority groups, women, disabled persons, and veterans.

Moore, Gwen (WI), Huizenga (MI), Maloney, Sean (NY), Crawford (AR)


LATE REVISED Narrows the scope of the provisions in the bill to ensure that only swap data, and not any other data, held by an SDR is required to be shared with other regulators. It also ensures that the language in the Securities Exchange Act and the Commodity Exchange Act mirror each other.

Takai (HI)


Requires a report to the Committee on Agriculture of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry of the Senate a summary of any plans of action and milestones for any known information security vulnerability.

Walorski (IN)


LATE REVISED Adds "Status of consultations with all US market participants including major producers and consumers."

Waters (CA)


Prohibits the CFTC from waiving bad actor disqualifications arising under a law other than the Commodity Exchange Act.