S.J.Res.21 - A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections.110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY] (Introduced 10/18/2007)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||10/18/2007 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S13099) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.J.Res.21 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (10/18/2007)
Constitutional Amendment - States that Congress shall have the power to regulate the raising and spending of money, including through setting limits, for campaigns for nomination for election to, or for election to, federal office.
Gives a state the power to regulate the raising and spending of money for state or local ballot initiatives, referenda, plebiscites, or other similar ballot measures and campaigns for nomination for election to, or for election to, state or local office.
Gives Congress the power to implement and enforce this article by appropriate legislation.