H.R. 359 (112th): To reduce Federal spending and the deficit by terminating taxpayer financing of presidential election campaigns and party conventions.

Introduced:

Jan 20, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 26, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Tom Cole

Representative for Oklahoma's 4th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2011
Length: 4 pages

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History

Jan 20, 2011
 
Introduced

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Jan 26, 2011
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 359”). 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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Cosponsors
20 cosponsors (20R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Jan 26, 2011 1:35 p.m.
Agreed to 396/7
Jan 26, 2011 2:12 p.m.
Passed 239/160

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. 95 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 2013

S. 194 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 2011

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