H.R. 1 (95th): Financial Disclosure Act

A bill to require candidates for Federal office, Members of the Congress, and officers and employees of the United States to file statements with the Comptroller General with respect to their income and financial transactions.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jan 4, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 27, 1978 but was never passed by the Senate.


Robert Kastenmeier

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district



Jan 4, 1977

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Sep 27, 1978
Passed House

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

H.R. 1 (95th) 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 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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