HR910: Fair Access to Investment Research Act of 2017

By | November 28, 2017
Seal of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Seal of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Directs the SEC to establish a “safe harbor” for certain investment fund research reports. Such reports shall be deemed not to be “offers” under securities law, even if the broker or dealer participates in the registered offering of the investment fund’s securities.

Official Summary

Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law


Amended in committee.


Original sponsor: Rep. Hill, J. French [R-AR-2]

Cosponsors: Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11], Rep. Hollingsworth, Trey [R-IN-9], Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large], Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5], Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-30], Rep. Messer, Luke [R-IN-6]


Passed House:

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