HB1230

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Election Law - Departmental Secretaries - Political Activity

Sponsored by:

Delegate Turner

Status:

In the Senate - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


Synopsis:Prohibiting a secretary of a principal department of the Executive Branch of State government from soliciting, accepting, transmitting, or depositing in a campaign account contributions or donations for the benefit of a candidate or political party; prohibiting a secretary of a principal department of the Executive Branch of State government from being a candidate for a public elective office while serving as secretary; requiring a campaign finance entity to refund to the donor contributions made as a result of a violation of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Turner, Branch, Hixson, Jones, Kaiser, Moon, Morhaim, and Platt
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Campaign Financing
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Elections, State Board of
Ethics
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Gifts
Governor
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Political Candidates
Political Parties
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Solicitation
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(13-244)
Article - General Provisions
(5-506)

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October 24, 2017 5:05 P.M.