H.R. 4734: To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to permit candidates for election for Federal office to designate an individual who will be authorized to disburse funds of the authorized campaign committees of the candidate in the event of the death of the candidate.

Introduced:

Mar 14, 2016

Status:

Reported by Committee on May 17, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 17, 2016.

Sponsor:

Robert Brady

Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 5, 2016
Length: 8 pages

Prognosis:

24% chance of being enacted (details)

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History

Mar 14, 2016
 
Introduced

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May 17, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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