H.R. 776 (110th): Presidential Funding Act of 2007


Jan 31, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 31, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Martin “Marty” Meehan

Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2007
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reform the system of public financing for Presidential elections, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/31/2007--Introduced.Presidential Funding Act of 2007 - Amends Internal Revenue Code provisions relating to public financing of presidential election campaigns to:(1) quadruple (1:1 to 4:1) the matching rate for contributions to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 31, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 776”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (8D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 5905 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 26, 2006

S. 2412 (Related)
Presidential Funding Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 5, 2007

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