HB0485 (CH0312)

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2015 Regular Session



Election Law - Fair Campaign Financing Fund - Income Tax Checkoff

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Approved by the Governor - Chapter 312

Synopsis:Requiring the Comptroller to establish a checkoff on the individual income tax return through which specified individuals may make a contribution to the Fair Campaign Financing Fund; requiring the Comptroller to credit specified funds to the Fair Campaign Financing Fund; providing that specified fees, fines and penalties that are assessed under the Election Law Article and the General Provisions Article be distributed to the Fair Campaign Financing Fund; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Adams, Afzali, Anderton, Arentz, Aumann, Buckel, Carozza, Cassilly, Cluster, Ebersole, Fennell, Flanagan, Folden, Ghrist, Hornberger, Impallaria, Jacobs, Kipke, Kittleman, Krebs, Long, Mautz, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKay, McMillan, Metzgar, Miele, Otto, Reilly, Rey, Saab, Shoemaker, Szeliga, Vogt, A. Washington, West, and B. Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0593
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2015
By Request of the Governor
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingBudget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Taxes - Income
Narrow Subject(s):Campaign Financing
Elections, State Board of
Electronic Government
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Income Tax
Lieutenant Governor
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Political Candidates
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(13-235, 13-239, 13-247, 13-306, 13-307, 13-309.1, 13-340, 13-409, 13-604, 13-604.1, 14-107, 15-103, 15-107, 5-403, 15-104.1, 16-1003)
Article - General Provisions
(5-405, 5-903)
Article - Tax - General

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October 24, 2017 4:42 P.M.