About the bill
- Full Title
To require the approval of a majority of a public company's shareholders for any expenditure by that company to influence public opinion on matters not related to the company's products or services.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1116 (113th).
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4487 — 111th Congress: End the Hijacking of Shareholder Funds Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4487
“H.R. 4487 — 111th Congress: End the Hijacking of Shareholder Funds Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. May 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4487>
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