91st General Assembly
Summary of HB0001
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ELEC CD-CONTRIBUTION LIMITS                                                

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Election Code. Limits public officials and  candidates      
   to  the  establishment  of  only  one  political  committee per office      
   sought, but permits each legislative leader to establish an additional      
   political committee for the election of General  Assembly  candidates.      
   Limits   corporations,   labor   unions,   and  other  groups  to  the      
   establishment  of  only  one  political  committee.   Limits  campaign      
   contributions per  primary  or  general  election  to  each  political      
   committee, or to each candidate for those with more than one political      
   committee,  as  follows:  $1,500  from individuals, $3,000 from groups      
   without political committees, and  $5,000  from  political  committees      
   established   by   corporations,   labor  unions,  and  other  groups.      
   Effective immediately.                                                      
          FISCAL NOTE (State Board of Elections)                               
          HB 1 would have minimal fiscal impact on the operations of the       
          State Board of Elections.                                            
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 01-01-09

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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