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Sen. Roberts Introduces Bill to Ensure Futures Commission Merchant Compliance

July 17, 2014

by ETHEL TENORIO Targeted News Service

WASHINGTON, July 17 -- Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., has introduced legislation (S. 2601) to "amend the Commodity Exchange Act to ensure futures commission merchant compliance."

The bill was introduced on July 15 and has Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., as co-sponsor.

The legislation was referred to the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee.

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