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H.R.464: To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to reduce the limit on the amount of certain contributions which may be made to a candidate with respect to an election for Federal office.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Michael E. Capuano, D-Mass.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Feb. 4, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 4, 2013
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Bill Summary

Amends the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to reduce from $2,000 to $1,000 the maximum amount of contributions that any person may make to any candidate with respect to election for federal office.

Requires adjustment to such amount (indexing) for inflation after 2016.


(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 4, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on House Administration.