A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971, to better inform the electorate in elections for the office of Senator or Representative in the United States Congress.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Mar 25, 1987
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H.R. 1817 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1817. This is the one from the 100th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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