To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit the establishment of leadership political action committees, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 19, 2006
Length: 4 pages
Jul 19, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 19, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 19, 2006
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H.R. 5839 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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