Calendar No. 96
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
January 9, 2007
Mr. Feingold (for himself, Mr. Cochran, Mr. McCain, Mr. Durbin, Mr. Allard, Mr. Lugar, Ms. Landrieu, Mr. Lieberman, Mr. Grassley, Mrs. Hutchison, Mr. Levin, Ms. Murkowski, Mr. Cornyn, Mr. Graham, Mr. Kerry, Mr. Salazar, Mr. Obama, Mr. Dorgan, Mr. Wyden, Mr. Rockefeller, Mrs. Boxer, Mr. Reed, Mrs. Feinstein, Mr. Biden, Mr. Menendez, Mr. Dodd, Mr. Domenici, Mr. Isakson, Mr. Sanders, Mr. Bingaman, Mrs. Clinton, Mr. Byrd, Mr. Hagel, Mr. Bennett, and Mr. Nelson of Nebraska) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration
March 28, 2007
Reported by Mrs. Feinstein, with amendment
Omit the part struck through and insert the part printed in italic
To require Senate candidates to file designations, statements, and reports in electronic form.
This Act may be cited as the
Senate Campaign Disclosure Parity
Senate candidates required to file election reports in electronic form
Section 304(a)(11)(D) of the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (2 U.S.C. 434(a)(11)(D)) is amended to read as follows:
As used in this paragraph, the terms designation, statement, or report mean a designation, statement or report, respectively, which—
is required by this Act to be filed with the Commission, or
is required under section 302(g) to be filed with the Secretary of the Senate and forwarded by the Secretary to the Commission.
Section 302(g)(2) of such Act
432(g)(2)) is amended by inserting
or 1 working day in
the case of a designation, statement, or report filed electronically
2 working days.
Section 304(a)(11)(B) of such Act
434(a)(11)(B)) is amended by inserting
or filed with the
Secretary of the Senate under section 302(g)(1) and forwarded to the
The amendments made by this section shall apply to any designation, statement, or report required to be filed after the date of enactment of this Act.
The amendments made by this section shall apply to designations, statements, and reports for periods beginning on or after January 1, 2008.
March 28, 2007
Reported with amendment