Bush's Proposed $100M for SEC Called Chump Change by Lawmakers
- Budget seeks $45.8M more for regulators. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;02/08/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30824, p4
Reports on the fiscal 2001 budget proposed by United States President Bill Clinton for the US Securities and Exchange Commission. Increase in budget allocation for the agency; Proposed increase as needed for the agency's expansion of its capabilities to fight electronic securities fraud.
- US can't afford to cut funding for finance regulation. Frank, Barney // Hill;4/13/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 51, p31
In this article, the author discusses the proposed Republican budget for 2012 that calls for reduction in funding for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in the U.S.
- $26 million increase sought for SEC; would be first real gain in 3 years. Hume, Lynn Stevens // Bond Buyer;02/03/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30323, p5
Reports that the Bill Clinton Administration has requested a provision of $341.1 million for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission in the fiscal 1999 budget. Addition of staff positions; Fiscal 1999 plans of the SEC Office of Municipal Securities; Funding of resources for expert...
- Bush Says 'No' to Extra Money for SEC Salaries. Dowsett, Christopher; Verschoor, Curt; Williams, Kathy; Barlas, Stephen // Strategic Finance;Apr2002, Vol. 83 Issue 10, p21
The article reports developments related to public expenditures in the U.S. as of April 2002. The article reports that US President George W. Bush has decided not to increase the budget for the US Securities & Exchange Commission. General Counsel David M. Becker announced his resignation shortly...
- SEC to Get 13% Budget Increase. // Credit Union Times;3/11/2009, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p33
The article reports on the expected increase in the budget of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as proposed by president Barack Obama. According to Obama's proposal, the SEC's budget would increase by 13%, than its budget in 2008. SEC chairman Mary Schapiro appreciates the...
- After Recess, Tango Over the SEC Budget. Hoffman, William // Traders Magazine;Sep99, Vol. 12 Issue 157, p12
Focuses on the budget set for the United States Securities (US) and Exchange Commission (SEC) in the appropriations bills at the US House and Senate for fiscal 2000. Why Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Judd Gregg (R-N.H.) wanted a bigger SEC budget; Total fee collections of SEC in...
- Task Force Head Favors Transaction-Fee Cap. Hoffman, William // Traders Magazine;Sep99, Vol. 12 Issue 157, p12
Features Representative Vito J. Fossella (R-N.Y.) and talks about his legislation, H.R. 1256, which limits the total amount of transaction fees the United States Securities Exchange Commission can collect to fund its operations. Reason for introducing the legislation; Other issues that Fossella...
- Once Again, Section 31 Reform Fails. Bresiger, Gregory // Traders Magazine;Dec2002, Vol. 15 Issue 205, p14
Reports on the adjournment of the United States Congress in November 2002 without passing a new budget for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Application of the so-called 31(a) rate on stock exchanges; Other security industry fees which had been planned to be dropped but were not.
- SEC Adopts Interim Close-Out Requirements for Short Sales. // Venulex Legal Summaries;2008 Q4, Special section p1
The article reports that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued the interim final rules that impose close-out requirements on short sales. Such interim rules modify some aspects of the requirements under the emergency order. The rules will be effective starting October 17, 2008...