New Cosponsor — Feb 15, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Raúl Grijalva [D-AZ3]
The bill now has 9 cosponsors (9 Democrats).
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Aug 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2011
Length: 5 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4630 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2728”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2728 — 112th Congress: Corporate Politics Transparency Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2728
“H.R. 2728 — 112th Congress: Corporate Politics Transparency Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2728>
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