Bill Status of HB3046 100th General Assembly
Short Description: ELEC CD-DISCLOSURE-VARIOUS
Rep. Mike Fortner
| 3/31/2017||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Election Code. Changes the frequency of certain reports from semi-annual or annual to quarterly. Makes changes to the definitions of certain election cycles. Removes certain limitations on campaign contributions for political party committees during certain periods and removes provisions concerning statements of nonparticipation that became ineffective on July 1, 2013. Changes the threshold for reporting independent expenditures from an aggregate value of $3,000 to an aggregate value of $5,000 and makes related changes. Removes a reference to the now-repealed Task Force on Campaign Finance Reform. Provides that certain certificates of registration shall be electronic. In provisions concerning fair campaign practices, removes requirements that county clerks provide and track documentation for certain candidates and instead provides that the State Board of Elections shall provide and track documentation for all candidates. Effective immediately.