There is one summary for H.R.2141. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/28/1995)

Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to reduce permitted contribution amounts to Federal candidates by multicandidate political committees.

(Sec. 2) Prohibits a House of Representatives candidate from accepting contributions from a multicandidate political committee in excess of 50 percent of all contributions accepted by such candidate during a reporting period.

(Sec. 3) Limits contributions which a House of Representatives candidate may accept from other than in-State residents.

(Sec. 4) Removes contribution limitations for congressional candidates whose opponents intend to spend or spend $100,000 or more from personal sources.

(Sec. 5) Prohibits leadership committees.

(Sec. 6) Revises contribution through intermediary provisions.