A bill 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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Mississippi. Republican.
Last Updated: May 17, 2005
Length: 30 pages
May 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 27, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 27, 2005
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
May 17, 2005
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 5, 2006
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 513 (109th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 1053 (109th).
S. 1053 (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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