H.R. 2670 (113th): OPEN Act


Jul 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Matthew Cartwright

Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2013
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require corporations and labor organizations to disclose to their shareholders or members the amounts disbursed for certain political activity, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/11/2013--Introduced.Openness in Political Expenditures Now Act or OPEN Act - Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require a corporation which submits regular, periodic reports to its shareholders ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 11, 2013

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. 2670”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


28 cosponsors (28D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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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