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      senate Committees
      Senate Committee on the Judiciary
      Crime and Drugs
    IntroducedJuly 30th, 2009

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Title

Liability for Aiding and Abetting Securities Violations Act of 2009

Official Title

A bill to amend section 20 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to allow for a private civil action against a person that provides substantial assistance in violation of such Act.

Summary

Liability for Aiding and Abetting Securities Violations Act of 2009 - Amends the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to subject to liability in a private civil action any person that knowingly or recklessly provides substantial assistance to another person (aids and abets) in violation of such Act.

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