SEC Chairman Schapiro Statement on House-Passed Financial Regulatory Reform Legislation
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Washington, D.C., Dec. 11, 2009 — Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Mary Schapiro today made the following statement on the financial regulatory reform legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives today:
"I applaud the House for taking this historic step to bolster investor protections and fill gaps in our financial regulatory framework. I look forward to continuing to work with Congress on this very significant legislation."
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