Summary: H.R.4077 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.4077. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (10/19/2017)

Honest Ads Act

This bill expands source disclosure requirements for political advertisements by (1) establishing that paid internet and paid digital communications may qualify as “public communications” or “electioneering communications” that may be subject to such requirements, and (2) imposing additional requirements relating to the form of such source disclosures and the information contained within. The bill also requires certain online platform companies to maintain publicly available records about qualified political advertisements that have been purchased on their platforms.