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

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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3044 (93rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 15, 1974

S. 1344 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 21, 1977

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3065” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Mar 2, 1976
Reported by Committee
Mar 2, 1976
Passed Senate
Mar 24, 1976
Passed House with Changes
Apr 1, 1976
Enacted — Signed by the President
May 11, 1976

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Mar 24, 1976 midnight
unknown 55/28

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