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H.R. 4617 (111th): Separate Taxpayer Dollars from the Election Process Act of 2010

To amend the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 to require institutions to segregate funds received under the Troubled Asset Relief Program and to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit the use of any such funds for expenditures or electioneering communications under such Act.

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Feb 5, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 5, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Timothy Walz

Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2010
Length: 3 pages


Feb 5, 2010

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H.R. 4617 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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