S. 2128 (109th): Lobbying Transparency and Accountability Act of 2006


Dec 16, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 2, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John McCain

Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2006
Length: 66 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide greater transparency with respect to lobbying activities, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/3/2006--Reported to Senate amended.Lobbying Transparency and Accountability Act of 2006 - TitleI - Enhancing Lobbying DisclosureSection101 - Amends the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (LDA) to require:(1) quarterly instead of ... Read more >

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Dec 16, 2005

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Mar 2, 2006
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2128”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (5R, 2D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4575 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 16, 2005

H.R. 4667 (Related)
Lobbying Transparency and Accountability Act of 2006

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 2006

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