H.R.57 - To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to prohibit political action committees from making contributions or expenditures for the purpose of influencing elections for Federal office, and for other purposes.106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Archer, Bill [R-TX-7] (Introduced 01/06/1999)|
|Committees:||House - House Administration|
|Latest Action:||01/06/1999 Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.|
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Summary: H.R.57 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/06/1999)
Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to ban political action committees from making, soliciting, or receiving contributions or making expenditures in Federal elections.
Prohibits a candidate for Representative in, or Delegate or Resident Commissioner to, the Congress from accepting contributions from persons other than individuals who reside in the State totaling more than 20 percent of the contributions accepted from all sources.