H.R. 4790 (105th): To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to ban the acceptance of cash contributions greater than $100 in campaigns for election for Federal office.


Oct 10, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 10, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Redmond

Representative for New Mexico's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 10, 1998
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Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit candidates or political committees from accepting any contributions of currency of the United States or of any foreign country from ... Read more >

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Oct 10, 1998

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