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2017 Regular Session



Frederick County - Ethics Requirements and Campaign Activity Concerning the County Executive and County Council

Sponsored by:

Senator Hough


In the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring nonelected members of boards and commissions in Frederick County to vacate office on becoming a candidate for an elected office, as specified; prohibiting a business entity, and a lawyer or lobbyist for the business entity, that has a pending bid or application before a county board or commission from making a contribution to candidates, as specified; requiring a campaign finance entity for a candidate to disclose a contribution within a specified time period; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Hough
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0976
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Ethics
Counties - Local Laws
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys
Campaign Financing
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
County Councils
County Executives
Frederick County
Statutes:Article - General Provisions
(5-857, 5-865 through 5-869)

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November 28, 2017 1:11 P.M.