H.J.Res.21 - Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States giving Congress power to regulate campaign contributions for Federal elections.116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Schrader, Kurt [D-OR-5] (Introduced 01/03/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/03/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Justice. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.J.Res.21 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/03/2019)
This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment giving Congress and states the power to regulate (1) donations to candidates for public office, or (2) media advertisements intended to influence the outcome of a vote.
The amendment prohibits noncitizens or foreign agents from (1) donating to a candidate for public office, or (2) making donations intended to influence the outcome of an election or of any other direct vote.