Apr 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 24, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2010
Length: 112 pages
- See Instead:
S. 3628 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Sep 23, 2010
About the bill
To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit foreign influence in Federal elections, to prohibit government contractors from making expenditures with respect to such elections, and to establish additional disclosure requirements with respect to spending in such elections, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1468 (111th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5175 — 111th Congress: Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5175
“H.R. 5175 — 111th Congress: Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. August 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5175>
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