Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jul 31, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This resolution was introduced on July 31, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 13th congressional district
Joint resolution to establish a nonpartisan commission on political campaign reform.
7/31/1973--Introduced.Nonpartisan Commission on Campaign Reform Act - Establishes an independent Nonpartisan Commission on Campaign Reform. Directs the Commission to conduct an extensive and exhaustive study of the practices engaged in ... Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 694”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.J.Res. 694 — 93rd Congress: Nonpartisan Commission on Campaign Reform Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hjres694
“H.J.Res. 694 — 93rd Congress: Nonpartisan Commission on Campaign Reform Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1973. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hjres694>
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