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H.R. 406

To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to permit candidates for election for Federal office to designate an individual who will be authorized to disburse funds of the authorized campaign committees of the candidate in the event of the death of the candidate.

Sep 10, 2012: Passed House Government operations and politics

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September 11, 2012 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
September 10, 2012
5:06 PM EDT
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
September 10, 2012
5:06 PM EDT
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5743)
September 10, 2012
5:00 PM EDT
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 406.
September 10, 2012
5:00 PM EDT
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5743-5744)
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