90th General Assembly
Summary of HB0886
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ELEC CD-RESIDENT CAMPAIGN FUND                                             

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Election Code.  Prohibits a General Assembly candidate      
   from accepting more contributions  from  corporations,  trusts,  labor      
   organizations,  persons  not within his or her district, and political      
   committees than from individuals and businesses  residing  within  the      
   candidate's  district.  In all campaign contribution reports, requires      
   categorization of contributors as family members within the  district,      
   district  residents,  nondistrict  residents, or corporations, trusts,      
   and  labor  organizations.   Defines  family  member  to  include  the      
   candidate.  Permits  disclosure  of  contributors  of  $150  or  less.      
   Classifies  the making or acceptance of an anonymous contribution or a      
   contribution in another's  name  a  Class  C  misdemeanor.   Effective      
   January 1, 1998.                                                            
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: House

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


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