Text: H.R.5032 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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HR 5032 IH
101st CONGRESS
2d Session
 H. R. 5032
To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to make Federal elections
more competitive, open, and honest by providing for a House of Representatives
election limitation on contributions from persons other than local individual
residents.
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 13, 1990
Mr. MICHEL (for himself, Mr. GINGRICH, Mr. EDWARDS of Oklahoma, Mr. HUNTER,
Mr. VANDER JAGT, Mr. MCCOLLUM, Mr. WEBER, Mrs. VUCANOVICH, Mr. CRAIG,
Mr. GALLO, Mr. GUNDERSON, Mr. HYDE, Mr. GREEN, Mr. DEWINE, Mr. IRELAND,
Mr. FISH, Mr. PURSELL, Mr. MILLER of Washington, Mr. SCHULZE, Mr. MOORHEAD,
Mr. KOLBE, Mr. GILLMOR, Mr. CLINGER, Mr. BUECHNER, Mr. WALSH, Mr. DANNEMEYER,
Mr. PETRI, Mr. MADIGAN, Mr. OXLEY, Mr. RHODES, Mr. REGULA, Mr. NIELSON of Utah,
Mr. SHAW, Mr. SCHIFF, Mr. WOLF, Mr. BEREUTER, Mr. COUGHLIN, Mr. MILLER of Ohio,
Mr. BATEMAN, Mr. ROWLAND of Connecticut, Mr. JAMES, Mr. MARTIN of New York,
Mr. KYL, Mr. ROTH, Mr. HOLLOWAY, Mr. HANSEN, Mr. BALLENGER, Mr. MCMILLAN
of North Carolina, Mr. HANCOCK, Mr. RAVENEL, Mr. LAGOMARSINO, Mr. SHAYS,
Mr. SAXTON, Mr. INHOFE, Mr. ARCHER, Mrs. SMITH of Nebraska, Mrs. MARTIN
of Illinois, Mr. HASTERT, Mr. GALLEGLY, Mr. BROWN of Colorado, Mr. UPTON,
Mr. PACKARD, Ms. SNOWE, Mr. DONALD E. LUKENS, Mr. HOUGHTON, Mrs. JOHNSON of
Connecticut, and Mr. THOMAS of California) introduced the following bill;
which was referred to the Committee on House Administration
A BILL
To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to make Federal elections
more competitive, open, and honest by providing for a House of Representatives
election limitation on contributions from persons other than local individual
residents.
  Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United
  States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ELECTION LIMITATION ON CONTRIBUTIONS
FROM PERSONS OTHER THAN LOCAL INDIVIDUAL RESIDENTS.
  Section 315 of the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (2 U.S.C. 441a)
  is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection:
  `(i)(1) A candidate for the office of Representative in, or Delegate or
  Resident Commissioner to, the Congress may not, with respect to a reporting
  period for an election, accept contributions from persons other than local
  individual residents totaling in excess of the total of contributions
  accepted from local individual residents.
  `(2) As used in this subsection, the term `local individual resident'
  means an individual who resides in a county, any part of which is in the
  congressional district involved.'.
SEC. 2. EFFECTIVE PROVISION.
  During any period with respect to which subsection (i) of section 315 of
  the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971, as added by section 1, is not
  in effect, such subsection shall be effective as so added, together with
  the following new paragraph:
  `(3) For purposes of this subsection, an individual may not be considered
  a resident of more than one congressional district.'.