MINNEAPOLIS -- The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board will debate next month whether to push forward with tough new rules that would tighten the board's requirement that dealers sell only suitable bonds to customers.

"We are going to consider it at our next meeting" scheduled for July, MSRB member Alice Handy said Saturday during the Government Finance Officers Association's annual meeting that lasts through Wednesday.

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