To amend the securities laws to require that registration statements, quarterly and annual reports, and proxy solicitations of public companies include a disclosure to shareholders of any expenditure made by that company in support of or in opposition to any candidate for Federal, State, or local public office.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2011
Length: 5 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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9 Cosponsors (9 Democrats)
Feb 22, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4630 (111th).
Aug 1, 2011
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H.R. 2728 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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