SB0584

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Public Funding and Small Donor Act for General Assembly Elections

Sponsored by:

Senator Pinsky

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Creating a public financing system for General Assembly candidates; repealing the Public Financing Act for gubernatorial candidates; altering limits on contributions and transfers, as specified; providing that specified contributions be considered as being made by one contributor; authorizing the governing body of a county to enact laws to regulate public campaign finance activity for county elective offices and candidates for those offices, as specified; specifying expenditure limits for participating candidates; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Pinsky, Colburn, Ferguson, Frosh, Kittleman, Madaleno, Montgomery, Ramirez, Raskin, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1044
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0270 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2014, June 1, 2013
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Campaign Financing
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Comptroller
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Elections, State Board of
Electronic Government
Ethics
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Gifts
Governor
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Notices
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Political Candidates
Political Committees
Political Parties
Public Information
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Reports
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Sunset
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(13-226, 13-227, 13-235, 13-505, 15-101 through 15-111, 15-101 through 15-118)

How a Bill Becomes Law

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Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


October 2, 2015 9:12 A.M.