114th Congress

H.R. 2289, Commodity End-User Relief Act

Bill Text


H.R. 2289, Commodity End-User Releif Act, is a bill to reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to better protect futures customers, to provide end-users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and accountability at the Commission, to help farmers, ranchers, and end-users manage risks, to help keep consumer costs low, and for other purposes.

Bill Summary


Chairman K. Michael Conaway (R-TX), Reps. Austin Scott (R-GA), David Scott (D-GA)


Introduced on May 13, 2015 and referred to the House Committee on Agriculture. Passed through the House Agriculture Committee (voice vote) on May 14, 2015. Passed the House floor (246-171) on June 9, 2015. Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry on June 10, 2015. 

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Press Release: House Ag Committee Approves Bipartisan Legislation to Reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission