WASHINGTON – Fifteen muni market groups are urging House members to vote on a bill that would treat investment grade and actively-traded municipal securities as high quality liquid assets under a bank liquidity rule adopted by bank regulators in September 2014.

The organizations, including Government Finance Officers Association and National Association of State Treasurers, each signed on to identical letters sent to every member of the House, as well as a similar one that went to Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., asking for action on the bill before Congress adjourns this month.

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