H.R. 1636: Federal Election Integrity Act of 2013

Introduced:
Apr 18, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Susan Davis
Representative for California's 53rd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Apr 18, 2013
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 512 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 29, 2010

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 18, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Apr 18, 2013
Referred to Committee Apr 18, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

10% chance of getting past committee.
4% 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 prohibit certain State election administration officials from actively participating in electoral campaigns.

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Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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Library of Congress Summary

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4/18/2013--Introduced.
Federal Election Integrity Act of 2013 - Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to make it unlawful for a chief state election administration official to take active part in political management or in a political campaign with respect to any election for federal office over which the official has supervisory authority.
Waives application of this Act if the chief state election administration official himself or herself, or an immediate family member, is a candidate.

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