Legislators
Bills
Statements
Represent

H.R.3487: To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act to extend through 2018 the authority of the Federal Election Commission to impose civil money penalties on the basis of a schedule of penalties established and published by the Commission, to expand such authority to certain other violations, and for other purposes.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
You can read the bill
Sponsor Candice S. Miller, R-Mich.
Total Cosponsors 8 (3 Democrats, 5 Republicans)
Introduced Nov. 14, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 26, 2013
See it on GovTrack
See it on C-SPAN

Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to extend through December 31, 2018, the authority of the Federal Election Commission (FEC) to impose civil money penalties on the basis of a schedule of penalties it has established and published.

Applies such penalties to violations of qualified campaign contribution and expenditure disclosure requirements.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 26, 2013 Became Public Law No: 113-72.
Dec. 26, 2013 Signed by President.
Dec. 23, 2013 Presented to President.
Dec. 20, 2013 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Dec. 20, 2013 Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S9111)
Nov. 19, 2013 Received in the Senate, read twice.
Nov. 18, 2013 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H7163-7164)
Nov. 18, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3487.
Nov. 18, 2013 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7163-7164)
Nov. 18, 2013 Mrs. Miller (MI) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
Nov. 14, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.