A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to require reporting to the Federal Election Commission and the Federal Bureau of Investigation of offers by foreign nationals to make prohibited contributions, donations, expenditures, or disbursements, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 30, 2019
Length: 9 pages
What legislators are saying
“Heinrich Decries President Trump’s Disregard For Preventing Foreign Interference In American Elections”
— Sen. Martin Heinrich [D-NM] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 13, 2019
Apr 30, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 23, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 394.
S. 1247 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1247. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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