S.2611 - Federal Election Administration Act of 2016114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Udall, Tom [D-NM] (Introduced 03/01/2016)|
|Committees:||Senate - Rules and Administration|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/01/2016 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2611 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/01/2016)
Federal Election Administration Act of 2016
This bill amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 (FECA) to replace the Federal Election Commission with the Federal Election Administration (FEA).
The Government Accountability Office shall conduct: (1) a thorough examination of the Attorney General's enforcement of the criminal provisions of FECA and Internal Revenue Code requirements and prohibitions regarding the Presidential Election Campaign Fund and the Presidential Primary Matching Payment Account; and (2) an ongoing study on the level of funding that constitutes an adequate level of resources for the FEA to execute competently the responsibilities imposed on the FEA by this bill.