Bill Status of SB2089 100th General Assembly
Short Description: ELEC CD-TAX-EXEMPT NONPROFITS
Sen. Don Harmon - Wm. Sam McCann, Daniel Biss and Ira I. Silverstein
| 3/16/2017||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 28, 2017|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Includes certain tax-exempt organizations under the federal Internal Revenue Code in the definitions of political action committees, ballot initiative committees, and independent expenditure committees. Allows the tax-exempt organizations to establish a separate political committee whose function is to receive or make contributions, make expenditures, or any combination thereof, to support or oppose candidates or questions of public policy. Sets forth certain requirements for these separate committees. Effective immediately.