SB0453

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Election Law and Ethics - Political Parties - Uniform Transparency, Disclosure, and Accountability Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Manno

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


Synopsis:Requiring the constitution and bylaws of a political party to provide that a central committee shall provide public access to records related to filling a vacancy in public office similar to the requirements of the Public Information Act, shall perform activities related to filling a vacancy in public office in an open and public manner similar to the requirements of the Open Meetings Act, shall prohibit a member of the central committee from demanding or receiving a bribe related to filling a vacancy in public office; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Manno and Peters
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Bribery
Disclosure
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Ethics
Political Candidates
Political Parties
Public Information
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(4-204)
Article - State Government
(15-103, 15-601, 15-804, 15-509)

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October 2, 2015 9:12 A.M.