Browse By:

Wednesday September 18, 2019 Login |Register

A Project of

sponsored by

Auditing and Accounting Regulation: Key SEC Powers

Bookmark and Share Report Misuse or Glitches


Key auditing and accounting reform legislation, S. 2673 (Sarbanes), and H.R. 3763 (Oxley), and proposals for auditor oversight by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) have been launched to help restore public confidence in a system of corporate financial accounting tainted by accounting fiascos at companies like Enron, Tyco, and Worldcom. This report provides background on significant current SEC regulatory powers in the area of accounting and auditing. It will be updated if there are changes in SEC authority.


View Publication