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United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Democracy Amendment

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Delegate Gaines


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Applying to the U.S. Congress for an amendments convention called under Article V of the U.S. Constitution, on the application of the legislatures of two-thirds of the several states, to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution that authorizes regulation of contributions and expenditures intended to influence elections.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Gaines, Ali, Anderson, Angel, Atterbeary, B. Barnes, D. Barnes, Beidle, Brooks, Chang, Cullison, Davis, Dumais, Ebersole, Fennell, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frush, Gibson, Gilchrist, Glenn, Gutierrez, Hayes, Haynes, Hill, Hixson, Holmes, C. Howard, Jackson, Jameson, Jones, Kelly, Kramer, Krimm, Lafferty, Lam, J. Lewis, R. Lewis, Lierman, Lisanti, Luedtke, McCray, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, Morhaim, Mosby, Patterson, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Proctor, Queen, Reznik, Robinson, Sample-Hughes, Sanchez, Sophocleus, Stein, Sydnor, Tarlau, Turner, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, Vallario, A. Washington, M. Washington, Wilkins, Wilson, K. Young, P. Young, Barve, Bromwell, Carr, Clippinger, Healey, McIntosh, and Pendergrass
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SJ0007
Bill File Type: Regular
Rules and Executive Nominations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Campaign Financing
Congress, U.S.
Constitution, U.S.
Secretary of State
Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections

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March 16, 2018 2:03 P.M.