Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act HR 3606

Sponsor: Stephen Fincher [TN-8]

Relieves businesses of Security and Exchange commission regulations related to investing. Most notably, it allows so-called “crowdfunding” from friends, families and business partners that would have otherwise been precluded from making smaller investments.

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100% Support
0% Oppose

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Enacted, April 5, 2012

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  • America Online
  • American Bankers Association
  • Biotechnology Industry Organization
  • CompTIA
  • Financial Services Forum
  • Independent Community Bankers of America
  • Information Technology Industry Council
  • NASDAQ OMX
  • National Small Business Association
  • National Venture Capital Association
  • NYSE Euronext
  • Scale Venture Partners
  • Silicon Valley Leadership Group
  • Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council
  • SVB Financial Group
  • Tech America
  • TechNet
  • The International Franchise Association
  • U. S. Chamber of Commerce
  • US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • 7 organizations oppose this bill
  • AFL-CIO
  • American Association of Retired Persons
  • Americans for Financial Reform
  • Carlyle Group
  • Consumer Federation of America
  • Council of Institutional Investors
  • North American Securities Administrators Association

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  • AFL-CIO
  • American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
  • Americans for Financial Reform
  • Carlyle Group
  • Consumer Federation of America
  • Council of Institutional Investors
  • North American Securities Administrators Association
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