H.R.2317 - Lobbying Transparency Act of 2007

To amend the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 to require registered lobbyists to file quarterly reports on contributions bundled for certain recipients, and for other purposes. view all titles (4)

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  • Short: Lobbying Transparency Act of 2007 as passed house.
  • Official: To amend the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 to require registered lobbyists to file quarterly reports on contributions bundled for certain recipients, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Lobbying Transparency Act of 2007 as reported to house.
  • Short: Lobbying Transparency Act of 2007 as introduced.

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05/15/07
 
05/24/07
 
 
 
 
 

 

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Result: Passed - May 24, 2007

Roll call number 420 in the House

Question: On Passage: H R 2317 Lobbying Transparency Act

 

Official Summary

Lobbying Transparency Act of 2007 - Amends the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 to require a registered lobbyist who bundles two or more contributions made (in an aggregate amount exceeding $5,000) to a covered recipient during a quarterly period to: (1) file a quarterly report with the Secr

Official Summary

Lobbying Transparency Act of 2007 - Amends the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 to require a registered lobbyist who bundles two or more contributions made (in an aggregate amount exceeding $5,000) to a covered recipient during a quarterly period to:
(1) file a quarterly report with the Secretary of the Senate and the Clerk of the House of Representatives; and
(2) notify the covered recipient by certified mail before filing such report. Requires the notification to express the covered recipient's right to respond to the statement to challenge and correct any information included before the registered lobbyist files such report. Defines \"covered recipient\" as a federal candidate, an individual holding federal office, a leadership PAC (an unauthorized political committee which is associated with an individual holding federal office, excluding a political committee of a political party), a multicandidate political committee, or a political party committee.

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