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H.AMDT. 495

An amendment numbered 1 printed in Part A of House Report 115-443 to make several changes that provide additional protections for investors and small businesses. Specifically the amendment includes provisions that would prohibit passive buyers in the M&A transaction, prohibit M&A brokers from binding a party to a transfer of ownership, prohibit M&A brokers from providing financing for the transfer, and require M&A brokers that represent both the buyer and seller to disclose that to both parties and receive written consent.

Amends H.R. 477

Jan 2, 2019: Stalled


December 7, 2017
3:39 PM EST
On agreeing to the Sherman amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
December 7, 2017
3:39 PM EST
The previous question was ordered on the amendment and the bill without objection
December 7, 2017
3:33 PM EST
Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Sherman. (consideration: CR H9741-9742; text: CR H9741)
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