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S. 382 (92nd): An Act to promote fair practices in the conduct of election campaigns for Federal political offices, and for other purposes

About the bill

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The Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (FECA, Pub.L. 92–225, 86 Stat. 3, enacted February 7, 1972, 52 U.S.C. § 30101 et seq.) is the primary United States federal law regulating political campaign spending and fundraising. The law originally focused on increased disclosure of contributions for federal campaigns. The S. 382 legislation was passed by the 92nd U.S. Congressional session and signed by the 37th President of the United States Richard Nixon on February 7, 1972.

In 1974, the Act was amended to place legal limits ...

Sponsor and status

Introduced
92nd Congress (1971–1972)
Status

Enacted on Feb 7, 1972

Law
Pub.L. 92-225
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Last Updated: Feb 7, 1972

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