Public Law 73-66, 73d Congress, H.R. 5661: An Act to provide for the safer and more effective use of the assets of banks, to regulate interbank control, to prevent the undue diversion of funds into speculative operations [Banking Act of 1933]

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48 Stat. 162. The Banking Act of 1933 established the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and is also known as the Glass-Steagall Act. The bill was sponsored by Sen. Carter Glass (D) of Virginia and Rep. Henry B. Steagall (D) of Alabama.

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1933

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Glass, Carter, Steagall, Henry B. and United States. Congress, ([year]), Public Law 73-66, 73d Congress, H.R. 5661: An Act to provide for the safer and more effective use of the assets of banks, to regulate interbank control, to prevent the undue diversion of funds into speculative operations [Banking Act of 1933], [issue title/date], accessed Oct 1, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=991