2013 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Bill Title:||Relating to election campaign finance; and declaring an emergency.|
Requires statements of independent expenditures to be filed with Secretary of State using electronic filing system.
Applies filing deadlines to additional statements of independent expenditures. Requires campaign finance statement to be filed within two business days if aggregate amount of contributions equaling or exceeding $1,000 from single donor is received during 14-day period immediately preceding election. Adjusts other filing deadlines for campaign finance statements.] Requires candidate, political committee or petition committee that makes expenditure that must be reported by candidate or committee as in-kind contribution to provide written notice of expenditure to candidate or committee for whose benefit expenditure was made. Requires candidate or committee to give notice not later than 48 hours after time that original expenditure is reported in electronic filing system maintained by secretary. Removes requirement to report unfulfilled pledges as political contributions. Removes requirement that statements of organization include campaign's bank account number. Becomes operative January 1, 2014. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Chapter Number:||Chapter 756|
|Fiscal Impact:||Has Minimal Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|