- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The senate has not voted
Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
- senate Committees
- The house Passed September 28th, 2010Passed by Voice Vote
House Committee on Transportation and InfrastructureHighways and TransitIntroducedJuly 30th, 2009
- house Committees
Bill DetailsOfficial information provided by the Congressional Research Service. Learn more or make a suggestion.
The Congressional Research Service writes summaries for most legislation. These summaries are listed here. Countable will update some legislation with a revised summary, title or other key elements.
State Ethics Law Protection Act of 2010
To amend title 23, United States Code, to protect States that have in effect laws or orders with respect to pay to play reform, and for other purposes.
State Ethics Law Protection Act of 2010 - Considers a state transportation department not to have violated federal contract requirements for the construction of a federal-aid highway project solely because the state in which such department is located, or a local government within that state, has in effect a law or order that limits the amount of money an individual or entity doing business with a state or local agency with respect to such a project may contribute to a political party, campaign, or elected official (pay to play).