Hearing entitled “Legislative Proposals to Enhance Capital Formation for Small and Emerging Growth Companies”
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 10:00 AM in 2128 Rayburn HOB
Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises

Printed Hearing 113-74

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H.R. 2629, the "Fostering Innovation Act of 2014"

H.R. 4200, the "SBIC Advisers Relief Act of 2014"

H.R. ___, the "Disclosure Modernization and Simplification Act of 2014"

H.R. ___, the "Small Company Freedom to Grow Act of 2014"

H.R. ___, a bill to direct the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise its rules so as to increase the threshold amount for requiring issuers to provide certain disclosures relating to compensatory benefit plans.

H.R. ___, a bill to amend the securities laws to improve private market offerings, and for other purposes.

H.R. ___, a bill to require the Securities and Exchange Commission to revise the definition of a well-known seasoned issuer to reduce the worldwide market value threshold under the definition.

Witness List

  • Mr. David R. Burton, Senior Fellow in Economic Policy, The Heritage Foundation (TTF)
  • Professor John C. Coffee Jr., Adolf A. Berle Professor of Law, Director of the Center on Corporate Governance at Columbia Law School, Columbia Law School (TTF)
  • Mr. Brian Hahn, Chief Financial Officer, GlycoMimetics, Inc., on behalf the Biotechnology Industry Organization (TTF)
  • Mr. Tom Quaadman, Vice President, Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness, U.S. Chamber of Commerce (TTF)

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