H.R.5175 - DISCLOSE Act

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit foreign influence in Federal elections, to prohibit government contractors from making expenditures with respect to such elections, and to establish additional disclosure requirements with respect to spending in such elections, and for other purposes. view all titles (9)

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  • Official: To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit foreign influence in Federal elections, to prohibit government contractors from making expenditures with respect to such elections, and to establish additional disclosure requirements with respect to spending in such elections, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Popular: Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act as introduced.
  • Popular: DISCLOSE Act as introduced.
  • Short: Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act as introduced.
  • Short: DISCLOSE Act as introduced.
  • Short: Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act as reported to house.
  • Short: DISCLOSE Act as reported to house.
  • Short: Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act as passed house.
  • Short: DISCLOSE Act as passed house.
Latest Amendment Status Purpose View All Amendments [5]
 
H.Amdt 714 Pass An amendment numbered 5 printed in Part B of House Report 111-514 to ensure that citizens know if special interests outside their district or state are trying to impact an election by enhancing advertisement disclaimers to include the city and state of the ad funder's residence or principle office.
H.Amdt 713 Pass An amendment numbered 4 printed in Part B of House Report 111-514 to prohibit political expenditures by corporations with significant foreign government ownership and corporations that have a majority of shares owned by foreign nationals.
H.Amdt 712 Pass An amendment numbered 3 printed in Part B of House Report 111-514 to clarify that the bill would prohibit those with leases on the Outer Continental Shelf from making campaign-related expenditures.
Latest Actions View All Actions [36]
 
Jun 29, 2010Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 448.
Jun 28, 2010Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Jun 24, 2010Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Latest Vote

Result: Passed - June 24, 2010

Roll call number 391 in the House

Question: On Passage: H R 5175 Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act or the DISCLOSE Act

 

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