A bill to increase voter participation in Federal elections by providing for free mailing of absentee ballots, equitable tax rates for political party committees, and higher limitations on certain campaign contributions and expenditures.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Jun 27, 1985
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H.R. 2906 (99th) 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 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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