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Election Law - Fair Campaign Financing Fund - Income Tax Checkoff

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In the Senate - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)

Synopsis:Requiring the Comptroller to establish a checkoff on the individual income tax return through which specified individuals may make a contribution, not exceeding $500, to the Fair Campaign Financing Fund; providing that specified fines and penalties be deposited in the Fund; requiring the Comptroller to take specified actions to administer the checkoff; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Bates, Brochin, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Norman, Raskin, Ready, Reilly, Rosapepe, Salling, Serafini, Simonaire, and Waugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0485
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
By Request of the Governor
Budget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Taxes - Income
Narrow Subject(s):Campaign Financing
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Income Tax
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Election Law

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