To reform the financing of Congressional elections by encouraging grassroots participation in the funding of campaigns, and for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.
(a) Short Title.--This Act may be cited as the ``Grassroots Democracy Act of 2013''. (b) Table of Contents.--The table of contents of this Act is as follows:
Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents. TITLE I--GRASSROOTS PARTICIPATION IN FUNDING OF ELECTIONS
Subtitle A--Grassroots Democracy Dollars
Sec. 101. Refundable credit for grassroots contributions to Federal congressional candidates. Subtitle B--Grassroots Democracy Coupon Pilot Program
Sec. 111. Establishment of pilot program. Sec. 112. Reports to Congress. TITLE II--GRASSROOTS FINANCING OF CONGRESSIONAL ELECTION CAMPAIGNS
Sec. 201. Benefits and eligibility requirements for candidates. ``TITLE V--GRASSROOTS FINANCING OF CONGRESSIONAL ELECTION CAMPAIGNS
``Sec. 501. Benefits for participating candidates. ``Sec. 502. Procedures for making payments. ``Sec. 503. Use of funds. ``Sec. 504. Qualified grassroots contributions described. ``Subtitle B--Eligibility and Certification
``Sec. 511. Eligibility. ``Sec. 512. Qualifying requirements. ``Sec. 513. Certification. ``Subtitle C--Requirements for Candidates Certified as Participating Candidates
``Sec. 521. Contribution and expenditure requirements. ``Sec. 522. Administration of campaign. ``Sec. 523. Preventing unnecessary spending of public funds. ``Sec. 524. Remitting unspent funds after election. ``Subtitle D--Supplemental Grassroots Democracy People's Fund Payments
``Sec. 531. Eligibility of participating candidates for payments. ``Sec. 532. Amount of payment; use of funds. ``Sec. 533. Severability. ``Subtitle E--Administrative Provisions
``Sec. 541. Grassroots Democracy Fund. ``Sec. 542. Grassroots Democracy...