HB0963 (CH0725)

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Campaign Finance - Ballot Issue Committees - Prospective Questions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Luedtke


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 725

Synopsis:Altering specified campaign finance law definitions to include campaign finance activity relating to prospective questions to be placed on the ballot; prohibiting a chief election official from certifying a petition if the petition sponsor fails to provide proof of filing a specified campaign finance report; repealing specified requirements that a statement of contributions and expenditures for a petition be filed at the time the petition is filed; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Luedtke, Hixson, A. Washington, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0459
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Ballots
Campaign Financing
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Elections Supervisors
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(1-101, 13-202, 13-309, 6-208, 7-104)

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