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Federal election campaign act

Marilyn E. Courtot

Federal election campaign act

technical report on the implementation of the act with respect to elections for the U.S. Senate

by Marilyn E. Courtot

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
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    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Congress. Senate -- Elections.,
    • Election law -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by Marilyn E. Courtot under the direction of Francis R. Valeo.
      ContributionsValeo, Francis Ralph, 1916-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF4913 .C68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 57 p. :
      Number of Pages57
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4062929M
      LC Control Number79600611

      During the 's Congress and the Supreme Court paid the most sustained attention in American history to the financing of federal election campaigns. Congress passed a succession of measures, known collectively as the Federal Election Campaign Act ("FECA" or the "Act"), closely regulating the activities of candidates, parties, private organizations, and individuals in raising and spending Author: Richard Briffault, Herbert E. Alexander, Elizabeth Drew. In the aftermath of Watergate, Congress passed the Federal Election Campaign Act Amendments of , which put new limits on contributions to campaigns. Four years later, the FEC ruled that donors could donate unlimited money to political parties (but not the candidates themselves) if the party used that money for "party building activities" such as voter registration drives, but not to directly support Enacted by: the th United States Congress.

      An act to amend the Federal election campaign act of to make certain changes in the reporting and disclosure requirements of such act, and for other purposes. Author: United States. the application of the Federal Election Campaign Act of , as amended (the “Act”), to several proposed activities relating to the upcoming publication and promotion of Senator Brown’s autobiography (the “book”). The Commission concludes that Senator Brown and the Committee may engage in some of the proposed activities.

      The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is an independent regulatory agency whose purpose is to enforce campaign finance law in United States federal elections. Created in through amendments to the Federal Election Campaign Act, the commission describes its duties as "to disclose campaign finance information, to enforce the provisions of the law such as the limits and prohibitions on Annual budget: $79,, USD (FY ). The Federal Election Campaign Act of is a United States federal law which increased disclosure of contributions for federal campaigns. It was amended in to place legal limits on the campaign contributions. The amendment also created the Federal Election Commission (FEC).


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