SEC Funding Jumps $150M For Enforcement Push

Law360, New York (December 10, 2009, 5:54 PM EST) -- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission will receive more than $1.1 billion in funding in fiscal year 2010, a jump of more than $150 million from its 2009 funding and $85 million more than it had requested for the coming year, as part of a package of appropriations bills the House of Representatives passed Thursday.

The Senate is expected to hold a cloture vote, which would shut down debate, on the $446.8 billion compromise appropriations measure Thursday. A final vote on the measure is expected in...
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