H.J.Res. 38: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States waiving the application of the first article of amendment to the political speech of corporations and other business organizations with respect to the disbursement of funds in connection with public elections and granting Congress and the States the power to establish limits on contributions and expenditures in elections for public office.

Introduced:

Mar 17, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Mar 17, 2015

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on March 17, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Marcy Kaptur

Representative for Ohio's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2015
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

0% chance of being enacted or passed (details)

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History

Mar 17, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Ratified by State Legislatures

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