House of Representatives Campaign Spending Limit and Election Reform Act of 1993

report together with minority views (to accompany H.R. 3) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).
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Subtitle B: Expenditure Limitations, Contribution Limitations, and Voter Communication Vouchers for Eligible House of Representatives Candidates - Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act (FECA) to limit an eligible House of Representatives candidate (candidate) to aggregate election cycle expenditures of $,   H.R.

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House. Committee on House Administration.]. States that the Federal Election Commission (Commission) shall determine a candidate's eligibility to participate in the voluntary program of spending and contribution limits established by this Act.

Entitles an eligible candidate to up to $, in voter communication. House of Representatives Campaign Spending Limit and Election Reform Act of Procedurally-related: S.3 passed the House in lieu of H.R House: 09/30/ Second cloture on the motion to request a conference with the House not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote.

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(b) AMENDMENT OF FECA- When used in this Act, the term ‘FECA’ means the Federal Election Campaign Act of (2 U.S.C. et seq.). (c) Table of Contents-Sec. Short title; amendment of Campaign Act; table of contents.

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Although attempts to regulate campaign finance by legislation date back tothe modern era of "campaign finance reform" in the United States begins with the passage of the Federal Election Campaign Act (FECA) of.

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The election result was profoundly important to Turnout: % (%). 12 Irvin Molotsky, “House Extends Job Bias Protection To Its Own Workers, With Limits,” 5 OctoberNew York Times: A1.

13 Churchman, “Illinois Congresswoman Brings Her Frugal Style to Washington.” 14 Almanac of American Politics, (Washington, D.C.: National Journal Inc., ): The Federal Elections Commission, created in by an amendment to the Federal Election Campaign Act, has the responsibility to disclose campaign finance information, to enforce the provisions of the law such as the limits and prohibitions on contributions, and to oversee the public funding of U.S.

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