S. 3065 (94th): Federal Election Campaign Act Amendments

An Act 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, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 2, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 11, 1976

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 11, 1976.

Law:

Pub.L. 94-283

Sponsor:

Howard Cannon

Senator from Nevada

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 11, 1976

History

Mar 2, 1976
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 2, 1976
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 24, 1976
 
Passed Senate

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

Apr 1, 1976
 
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

May 11, 1976
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

May 11, 1976
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

S. 3065 (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.

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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