This guide is meant to help you find laws and information on capital markets.
While conducting your research, you may want to explore:
Title 12: Banks & Banking
Title 13: Business & Credit Assistance
Title 16: Commercial Practices
Title 17: Commodity and Security Exchanges
Title 31: Money and Finance: Treasury
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Nearly 80% of the rulemaking provisions of Dodd-Frank assign responsbilities to four agencies: the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (FRB), the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), currently under the Treasury Department.
Recommended for an overview of the law, with explanations on particular legislation and potential regulation. This eBook provides easily searchable legislative history information, including committee reports.