SB0459 (CH0726)

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Campaign Finance - Ballot Issue Committees - Prospective Questions

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway

Status:

Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 726


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 (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Conway
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0963
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Ballots
Campaign Financing
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Elections Supervisors
Gifts
Petitions
Reports
Signatures
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(1-101, 13-202, 13-309, 6-208, 7-104)

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October 24, 2017 5:09 P.M.