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Presidential Candidate Tax Transparency Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Pinsky


In the Senate - Favorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Requiring certain candidates for President or Vice President of the United States to file copies of certain federal income tax returns and written consent for the disclosure of those federal income tax returns with the State Board of Elections no later than 65 days before a presidential general election; requiring the State Board to make federal income tax returns filed by candidates for President or Vice President of the United States publicly available on the State Board's website; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Pinsky, Benson, Conway, Currie, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kagan, Kelley, King, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Ramirez, Robinson, Smith, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0662
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0358 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Taxes - Income
Narrow Subject(s):Ballots
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Elections, State Board of
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Federal Government
Income Tax
Political Candidates
Public Information
Statutes:Article - Election Law

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January 31, 2018 5:46 A.M.