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Official Title as Introduced

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States waiving the application of the first article of amendment to the political speech of corporations and other business organizations with respect to the disbursement of funds in connection with public elections and granting Congress and the States the power to establish limits on contributions and expenditures in elections for public office.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/04/2013Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
01/25/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
01/04/2013Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/04/2013Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (0)

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Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Judiciary01/04/2013 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution and Civil Justice01/25/2013 Referred to

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (01/04/2013)

Constitutional Amendment - States that the First Amendment to the Constitution does not apply to the political speech of any corporation, partnership, business trust, association, or other business organization with respect to the making of contributions, expenditures, or other disbursements of funds in connection with public elections.

Grants Congress the power to set limits on the amounts of contributions and expenditures with respect to candidates in a federal election.

Grants states the power to set limits on the amounts of contributions and expenditures with respect to candidates in a state or local election.