To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to reform the financing of campaigns for elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.
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Jan 19, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 14, 1999 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 29, 1999
Length: 92 pages
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 283 (106th).
Passed House (Senate next)
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 380 (107th).
H.R. 417 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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