S. 271 (109th): 527 Reform Act of 2005

Introduced:

Feb 2, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John McCain

Senator from Arizona

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2005
Length: 13 pages

See Instead:

S. 1053 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Apr 27, 2005

About the bill

Full Title

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 title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 2, 2005
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
8 cosponsors (4R, 3D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2828 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2004

S. 463 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 2007

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