H.R. 761 (99th): Free Political Broadcasting Act of 1985


Jan 28, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 28, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Samuel Stratton

Representative for New York's 23rd congressional district


About the bill

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A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971, to provide free radio and television time to candidates for election to Federal office.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Jan 28, 1985

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