House Panel Postpones Vote on Rater Bill

Hume, Lynn
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/15/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32339, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the move of the House Financial Services Committee to postpone the scheduled voting of a bill that requires credit rating agencies to register with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The action follows after the Democrats protested on the failure of the capital market subcommittee to approve the bill and SEC chairman Christopher Cox was not able to present his views regarding the bill.


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