H.R. 418: Corporate Politics Transparency Act

To amend the securities laws to require that registration statements, quarterly and annual reports, and proxy solicitations of public companies include a disclosure to shareholders of any expenditure made by that company in support of or in opposition to any candidate for Federal, State, or local public office.

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Jan 20, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 20, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 20, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Grace Meng

Representative for New York's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 20, 2015
Length: 5 pages


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Jan 20, 2015

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