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Federal Election Campaign Reform Act

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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to permit expenditures by certain political committees with respect to Presidential candidates, to provide that payments made by candidates for certain political campaign advertisements shall not be considered to be contributions to other candidates.


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12/07/1977Introduced in House

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12/07/1977Referred to House Committee on House Administration.
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12/07/1977Introduced in House
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House Administration12/07/1977 Referred to

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Introduced in House (12/07/1977)

Federal Election Campaign Reform Act - Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to (1) permit designated committees to make expenditures for Presidential candidates, (2) exempt from a candidate's contribution limits payments for certain media advertisements by other candidates which advocate election of such candidate, and (3) direct the Federal Election Commission to establish uniform recordkeeping and reporting procedures.