H.R. 2038 (112th): Restoring Confidence Through Smarter Campaigns Act

Introduced:

May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Brian Higgins

Representative for New York's 27th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 26, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for limitations on expenditures in elections for the House of Representatives.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3574 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 15, 2009

H.R. 1681 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 23, 2013

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2038” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
May 26, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments
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Votes

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