H.R. 6142 (95th): Financial Disclosure Act


Apr 6, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 6, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Kastenmeier

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district


See Instead:

H.R. 1 (same title)
Passed House — Sep 27, 1978

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.

Summary (CRS)

4/6/1977--Introduced.Financial Disclosure Act - Requires the President, Vice President, Members of Congress and candidates for those offices, justices and judges of the United States, Presidential nominees, officers and employees of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 6, 1977

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6142”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 1976

H.R. 1 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 27, 1978

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