H.R. 749 (111th): To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to permit candidates for election for Federal office to designate an individual who will be authorized to disburse funds of the authorized campaign committees of the candidate in the event of the death of the candidate.

Introduced:

Jan 28, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 22, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Walter Jones Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2009
Length: 5 pages

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Jan 28, 2009
 
Introduced

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Mar 25, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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Apr 22, 2009
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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