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

Introduced:

Jan 4, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Robert Kastenmeier
Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district
Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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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.

H.R. 11708 (94th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 1976

H.R. 6142 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 1977

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jan 4, 1977
Passed House
Sep 27, 1978

Details

Cosponsors
24 cosponsors (13D, 11R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
Sep 27, 1978 midnight
unknown 368/30

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