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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 North Carolina's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2013
Length: 81 pages
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reform the system of public financing for Presidential elections, to establish a system of public financing for Congressional elections, to promote the disclosure of disbursements made in coordination with campaigns for election for Federal office, and for other purposes.
1/15/2013--Introduced.Empowering Citizens Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code and the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to revise the system of public financing for presidential primary and general elections ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6448 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 424.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 270”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 21, 2015
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 270 — 113th Congress: Empowering Citizens Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr270
“H.R. 270 — 113th Congress: Empowering Citizens Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr270>
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