S. 349 (103rd): Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1993

Introduced:

Feb 4, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chamber on September 29, 1994s, it was passed in non-identical form and only one chamber approved a conference report to resolve the differences.

Sponsor:

Carl Levin

Senator from Michigan

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 24, 1994
Length: 70 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the disclosure of lobbying activities to influence the Federal Government, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 4, 1993
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 25, 1993
 
Reported by Committee

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May 6, 1993
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Mar 24, 1994
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Sep 29, 1994
 
Conference Report Agreed to by House

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The House approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The Senate must also approve the conference report.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
10 cosponsors (5R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
May 6, 1993 4:16 p.m.
Bill Passed 95/2
On the Conference Report
Sep 29, 1994 4:51 p.m.
Passed 306/112
Oct 6, 1994 10:08 a.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 52/46
Oct 7, 1994 11:46 a.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 55/42

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2279 (102nd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 27, 1992

S. 1060 (104th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 19, 1995

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