corrupt practices act
any of several U.S. statutes for ensuring the purity of elections by forbidding the purchase of votes, restricting the amount and source of political contributions, limiting campaign expenditures, and requiring the submission of an itemized statement of such expenditures.
Practice vs. Practise
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Civil Rights Act of 1964
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Origin of corrupt practices act
First recorded in 1880–85
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