HB0898 (CH0852)

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Election Law - Campaign Finance - Coordinated Expenditures

Sponsored by:

Delegate Ebersole


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 852

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from making a coordinated expenditure in excess of specified limits or making a donation to a person for the purpose of furthering a coordinated expenditure in excess of specified limits; prohibiting a candidate or political party from being the beneficiary of a coordinated expenditure in excess of specified limits; providing that a person may not be considered to have made a coordinated expenditure solely on specified grounds; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Ebersole, Lafferty, Lam, Lierman, Luedtke, McCray, Moon, Morales, Platt, Reznik, Tarlau, Turner, A. Washington, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1201 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Campaign Financing
Communications -see also- Electronic Comm; Language; Telecom
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Elections, State Board of
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Political Candidates
Political Committees
Political Parties
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(1-101, 13-306, 13-604.1, 13-249)

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November 28, 2017 1:03 P.M.