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H.R. 3733 (102nd): Campaign Spending Reform Act of 1991

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce the role of special interest campaign money, prohibit soft money contributions, and create alternative campaign resources.

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Nov 7, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 7, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Coughlin

Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district



Nov 7, 1991

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H.R. 3733 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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