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Seeking Tweaks to Dodd-Frank
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Wed Mar 20, 2013 01:13 PM CDT

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- The House Agriculture Committee renewed its push Wednesday to soften some of the regulatory confines of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act, but at least one of the committee's efforts invoked words of caution from the committee's ranking member.

The committee passed a series of seven bills meant to change several rules being implemented by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission or require more cost-benefit analysis by the CFTC before drafting further rules. Legislation would also require the CFTC and Securities and Exchange Commission to work more hand-in-hand while also limiting the scope of U.S. regulatory agencies for ...

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