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House Next Week Takes Up Election Security, Money Laundering

Oct. 18, 2019, 3:44 PM

The U.S. House next week will take up legislation aimed at fighting money laundering and stopping foreign interference in elections, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer says in end-of-week leadership colloquy.

  • First votes are Monday at 6:30pm; last votes are no later than 3pm Thursday
  • H.R. 2513 would require shell companies and similar entities to disclose true beneficial owners; H.R. 4617, known as the Shield Act, would target dark money from Russia and other authoritarian govts that harms U.S. democracy
  • Hoyer says other items are possible

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Catherine Dodge in New York at cdodge1@bloomberg.net...

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