Securities Acts Amendments, 1959: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Eighty-sixth Congress, First Session, on Securities and Exchange Commission Matters

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Reviews scope, composition and recent activities of SEC, together with legislative changes contemplated in H.R. 5001, to amend Securities Act of 1933, H.R. 2480, to amend Securities Exchange Act of 1934, H.R. 5002, to amend Trust Indenture Act of 1939, H.R. 2481, to amend Investment Company Act of 1940, and H.R. 2482, to amend Investment Advisers Act of 1940.

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