H.R. 514 (103rd): To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for a House of Representatives election ...

...limitation on contributions from persons other than local individual residents.

103rd Congress, 1993–1994. Text as of Jan 21, 1993 (Introduced).

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HR 514 IH

103d CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 514

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for a House of Representatives election limitation on contributions from persons other than local individual residents.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 21, 1993

Mr. HENRY introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration


A BILL

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for a House of Representatives election limitation on contributions from persons other than local individual residents.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ELECTION LIMITATION ON CONTRIBUTIONS FROM PERSONS OTHER THAN LOCAL INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTS.

    Section 315 of the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (2 U.S.C. 441a) is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection:

    ‘(i)(1) A candidate for the office of Representative in, or Delegate or Resident Commissioner to, the Congress may not, with respect to a reporting period for an election, accept contributions from persons other than local individual residents totaling in excess of the total of contributions accepted from local individual residents.

    ‘(2) As used in this subsection, the term ‘local individual resident’ means an individual who resides in the congressional district involved.’.