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Statement by the Press Secretary on S. 2038

April 04, 2012

On Wednesday, April 4, 2012, the President signed into law:

S. 2038, the "Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012" or the "Stock Act" which prohibits members of Congress, Executive Branch employees, Federal judges, and judicial employees from using nonpublic information derived from their official positions for personal profit; and requires financial forms of certain Federal Government employees to be made available to the public electronically.

Barack Obama, Statement by the Press Secretary on S. 2038 Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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