Summary: H.R.4055 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.4055. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/25/2019)

Stop Super PAC-Candidate Coordination Act

This bill establishes that certain payments for coordinated expenditures are campaign contributions for purposes of disclosure and reporting requirements. The bill (1) generally defines a coordinated expenditure as a payment made by any person in cooperation with a candidate, an authorized committee of a candidate, a political committee of a political party, or agent of a candidate or committee; and (2) sets forth penalties for willfully violating limits related to making contributions to a candidate for coordinated expenditures.

The bill also prohibits a candidate or federal office holder from soliciting, receiving, directing, or transferring funds to or on behalf of certain types of political committees.