H.R. 513 (109th): 527 Reform Act of 2006

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to clarify when organizations described in section 527 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 must register as political committees, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 2, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 5, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Christopher Shays

Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 6, 2006
Length: 24 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 4975 (same title)
Passed House — May 3, 2006

History

Feb 2, 2005
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 29, 2005
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Apr 5, 2006
 
Passed House

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

H.R. 513 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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