H.R. 7612 (93rd): Clean Elections Act


May 9, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 9, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Anderson

Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve the conduct and regulation of Federal election campaign activities and to provide public financing for such campaigns.

Summary (CRS)

5/9/1973--Introduced.Clean Elections Act - TitleI - Federal Elections CommissionCreates a six-member independent Federal Elections Commission: 2 members appointed by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, 2 members appointed by ... Read more >

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May 9, 1973

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7612”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 12042 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 19, 1973

H.R. 12008 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 18, 1973

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