H.R. 4517 (111th): Freedom From Foreign-Based Manipulation in American Elections Act of 2010

Introduced:

Jan 26, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Hall

Representative for New York's 19th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to apply the ban on contributions and expenditures by foreign nationals to domestic corporations which are owned or controlled by foreign principals, to increase the civil penalties applicable to foreign nationals who violate the ban, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 26, 2010
 
Introduced

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