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H.J.RES.20: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures with respect to elections.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Jim McGovern, D-Mass.
Total Cosponsors 37 (All Democrats)
Introduced Jan. 22, 2013
Latest Major Action April 8, 2013
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  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

Constitutional Amendment - Grants Congress and the states the power to regulate the raising and spending of money and in-kind equivalents with respect to federal and state elections, respectively.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice.
Jan. 22, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.