H.R.5912 - To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit the use of public funds for political party conventions.112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4] (Introduced 06/07/2012)|
|Committees:||House - House Administration|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/20/2012 Received in the Senate. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Text: H.R.5912 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)
Received in Senate (09/20/2012)
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prohibit the use of public funds for political party conventions.
(a) In general.—Chapter 95 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by striking section 9008.
(b) Clerical amendment.—The table of sections of chapter 95 of such Code is amended by striking the item relating to section 9008.
(a) Availability of payments to candidates.—The third sentence of section 9006(c) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is amended by striking “, section 9008(b)(3),”.
(1) by adding “and” at the end of paragraph (2);
(2) by striking the semicolon at the end of paragraph (3) and inserting a period; and
(3) by striking paragraphs (4), (5), and (6).
(1) in subsection (a)(1), by striking the second sentence; and
(2) in subsection (c), by striking paragraph (2) and redesignating paragraph (3) as paragraph (2).
(d) Availability of payments from presidential primary matching payment account.—The second sentence of section 9037(a) of such Code is amended by striking “and for payments under section 9008(b)(3)”.
The amendments made by this Act shall apply with respect to elections occurring after December 31, 2012.
Passed the House of Representatives September 19, 2012.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|