H.J.RES.1: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections.

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This joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing Congress and the states to set reasonable limits on the raising and spending of money by candidates and others to influence elections. The amendment grants Congress and the states the power to implement and enforce this amendment by legislation. They are allowed to distinguish between natural persons and corporations or other artificial entities created by law, including by...

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March 4, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
Jan. 4, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Jan. 4, 2021

Introduced in the House by Ted Deutch (D-Fla.)

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