New Cosponsor — May 21, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Joseph Kennedy [D-MA4]
The bill now has 69 cosponsors (68 Democrats, 1 Republican).
Jan 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2013
Length: 45 pages
To reform the financing of House elections, and for other purposes.
1/15/2013--Introduced.Fair Elections Now Act - Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (FECA) with respect to:candidate benefits of fair elections financing of House of Representatives election campaigns; allocations to ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 269”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 12, 2014
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 24, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 269 — 113th Congress: Fair Elections Now Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr269
“H.R. 269 — 113th Congress: Fair Elections Now Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr269>
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