H.R. 16090 (93rd): Federal Election Campaign Act Amendments

Introduced:

Jul 24, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 8, 1974 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Wayne Hays

Representative for Ohio's 18th congressional district

Democrat

See Instead:

S. 3044 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 15, 1974

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to impose overall limitations on campaign expenditures and political contributions; to provide that each candidate for Federal office shall designate a principal campaign committee; to provide for a single reporting responsibility with respect to receipts and expenditures by certain political committees; to change the times for the filing of reports regarding campaign expenditures and political contributions; to provide for public financing of Presidential nominating conventions and Presidential primary elections; and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 24, 1974
 
Introduced

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Aug 8, 1974
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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