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Text of the To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit nonparty multicandidate political committees from making contributions to candidates ...

...contributions to candidates in congressional elections.

This bill was introduced on September 29, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Sep 29, 1995 (Introduced).

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HR 2447 IH

104th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2447

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit nonparty multicandidate political committees from making contributions to candidates in congressional elections.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 29, 1995

Mr. TORKILDSEN (for himself, Mr. SANFORD, Mr. GREENWOOD, Mr. HORN, and Mr. INGLIS of South Carolina) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on House Oversight


A BILL

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit nonparty multicandidate political committees from making contributions to candidates in congressional elections.

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

SECTION. 1. PROHIBITION OF CONTRIBUTIONS BY NONPARTY MULTICANDIDATE POLITICAL COMMITTEES TO CANDIDATES IN CONGRESSIONAL ELECTIONS.

    Section 315(a)(2)(A) of the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (2 U.S.C. 441a(a)(2)(A)) is amended by inserting after ‘$5,000’ the following: ‘, except that, with respect to an election for the office of Senator or Representative in, or Delegate or Resident Commissioner to, the Congress, a nonparty multicandidate political committee may not make such contributions’.