S. 2516 (113th): Democracy Is Strengthened by Casting Light On Spending in Elections Act of 2014

Introduced:

Jun 24, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sheldon Whitehouse

Junior Senator from Rhode Island

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2014
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide for additional disclosure requirements for corporations, labor organizations, Super PACs and other entities, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 24, 2014
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
51 cosponsors (49D, 2I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3369 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Jul 17, 2012

H.R. 148 (Related)
DISCLOSE 2013 Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 2013

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