Bill Text — Jul 1, 2010
This bill’s text for status Placed on Calendar in the Senate (Jun 29, 2010) is now available.
Apr 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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
Failed Cloture — Sep 23, 2010
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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Last Action: Sep 23, 2010
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 24, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. July 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5175>
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