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H.R. 2630 (110th): Campaign Expenditure Transparency Act

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A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit certain political committees from compensating the spouse of the candidate for services provided to or on behalf of the committee, to require such committees to report on payments made to the spouse and the immediate family members of the candidate, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Adam Schiff

Sponsor. Representative for California's 29th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2007
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Jun 7, 2007
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 23, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

18 Cosponsors (13 Democrats, 5 Republicans)

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History

Jun 7, 2007
 
Introduced

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Jul 23, 2007
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 2630 (110th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2630. This is the one from the 110th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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