2013 Regular Session



Campaign Finance - Corporate Contributions and Independent Expenditures - Determination of Stockholder Preference

Sponsored by:

Senator Raskin


In the Senate - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a Maryland corporation or a foreign corporation doing business in the State from making a contribution to a campaign finance entity or an independent expenditure unless a specified condition is met; authorizing a stockholder alleging a violation of specified provisions of the Act to bring an action directly against the directors of the corporation; prohibiting a campaign finance entity from receiving a contribution made in violation of a specified provision of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Raskin, Madaleno, and Montgomery
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Corporations and Associations
Narrow Subject(s):Campaign Financing
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Corporations -see also- Municipal Corps; Public Corps & Inst
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Foreign Ownership
Political Committees
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(13-238, 13-245.1)

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