H.R. 1114: End Political Kickbacks Act of 2013

Introduced:
Mar 13, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Alan Grayson
Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Mar 13, 2013
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 4434 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 13, 2010

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on March 13, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Mar 13, 2013
Referred to Committee Mar 13, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

7% chance of getting past committee.
1% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to extend the ban on the making of contributions by certain government contractors to other for-profit recipients of Federal funds, to limit the amount of contributions the employees of for-profit recipients of Federal funds may make during any calendar year in which such funds are provided, and for other purposes.

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3/13/2013--Introduced.
End Political Kickbacks Act of 2013 - Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit: (1) for-profit recipients of federal funds from making contributions to any political party, committee, or candidate for public office, or to any person for any political purpose or use; and (2) any person knowingly to solicit such a contribution from any such entity, or for the entity to solicit such a contribution from its employees.
Limits to $1,000, indexed for inflation, the amount of contributions any employee of a for-profit recipient of federal funds may make during any calendar year.

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