A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to provide that members of the Federal Election Commission shall be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
94th Congress (1975–1976)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 1, 1976 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Ohio's 18th congressional district
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 11, 1976
Aug 8, 1974
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 16090 (93rd).
Mar 11, 1976
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 30, 1976
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1115 (94th).
Apr 1, 1976
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 12406 (94th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 12406. This is the one from the 94th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Federal Election Campaign Act Amendments, H.R. 12406, 94th Cong. (1976).
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