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H.R. 6533 (115th): CLEAN Politics Act of 2018

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To amend the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 to require an individual to register as a lobbyist under such Act if the individual is employed or retained by a client for making more than one lobbying contact over a 2-year period and to treat legislative, political, and strategic counseling in support of lobbying contacts as lobbying activity under such Act, and for other purposes.

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John Sarbanes

Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2018
Length: 9 pages
Jul 25, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Jul 25, 2018

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H.R. 6533 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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