Bill Text — Apr 6, 2011
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Sep 14, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on September 23, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2010
Length: 48 pages
To reform the financing of House elections, and for other purposes.
TitleI - Fair Elections Financing of House Election CampaignsSection101 - Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (FECA) to provide certified participating House of Representatives candidates with payments, to ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7022 (110th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1404 (112th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 23, 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6116 — 111th Congress: Fair Elections Now Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr6116
“H.R. 6116 — 111th Congress: Fair Elections Now Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr6116>
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