15 U.S. Code § 78n–2 - Corporate governance

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Not later than 180 days after July 21, 2010, the Commission shall issue rules that require an issuer to disclose in the annual proxy sent to investors the reasons why the issuer has chosen—
(1) the same person to serve as chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer (or in equivalent positions); or
(2) different individuals to serve as chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer (or in equivalent positions of the issuer).

Source

(June 6, 1934, ch. 404, title I, § 14B, as added Pub. L. 111–203, title IX, § 972,July 21, 2010, 124 Stat. 1915.)
Codification

July 21, 2010, referred to in text, was in the original “the date of enactment of this subsection”, and was translated as meaning the date of enactment of Pub. L. 111–203, which enacted this section, to reflect the probable intent of Congress.
Effective Date

Section effective 1 day after July 21, 2010, except as otherwise provided, see section 4 ofPub. L. 111–203, set out as a note under section 5301 of Title 12, Banks and Banking.

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12 CFR - Banks and Banking

12 CFR Part 11 - SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT DISCLOSURE RULES

12 CFR Part 192 - CONVERSIONS FROM MUTUAL TO STOCK FORM

12 CFR Part 193 - ACCOUNTING REQUIREMENTS

12 CFR Part 197 - SECURITIES OFFERINGS

12 CFR Part 335 - SECURITIES OF NONMEMBER INSURED BANKS

12 CFR Part 390 - REGULATIONS TRANSFERRED FROM THE OFFICE OF THRIFT SUPERVISION

12 CFR Part 563b - CONVERSIONS FROM MUTUAL TO STOCK FORM

12 CFR Part 563c - ACCOUNTING REQUIREMENTS

12 CFR Part 563g - SECURITIES OFFERINGS

17 CFR - Commodity and Securities Exchanges

17 CFR Part 200 - ORGANIZATION; CONDUCT AND ETHICS; AND INFORMATION AND REQUESTS

17 CFR Part 201 - RULES OF PRACTICE

17 CFR Part 210 - FORM AND CONTENT OF AND REQUIREMENTS FOR FINANCIAL STATEMENTS, SECURITIES ACT OF 1933, SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934, INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940, INVESTMENT ADVISERS ACT OF 1940, AND ENERGY POLICY AND CONSERVATION ACT OF 1975

17 CFR Part 229 - STANDARD INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILING FORMS UNDER SECURITIES ACT OF 1933, SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 AND ENERGY POLICY AND CONSERVATION ACT OF 1975—REGULATION S-K

17 CFR Part 230 - GENERAL RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECURITIES ACT OF 1933

17 CFR Part 232 - REGULATION S-T—GENERAL RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR ELECTRONIC FILINGS

17 CFR Part 239 - FORMS PRESCRIBED UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933

17 CFR Part 240 - GENERAL RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

17 CFR Part 242 - REGULATIONS M, SHO, ATS, AC, AND NMS AND CUSTOMER MARGIN REQUIREMENTS FOR SECURITY FUTURES

17 CFR Part 249 - FORMS, SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

17 CFR Part 249b - FURTHER FORMS, SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

17 CFR Part 270 - RULES AND REGULATIONS, INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940

17 CFR Part 274 - FORMS PRESCRIBED UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940

 

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