Campaign finance; certain contributions prohibited. (HB931)

Introduced By

Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Campaign finance; certain contributions prohibited. Prohibits any corporation that has not established and is not acting as a political action committee from making any contribution to a candidate or campaign committee. The bill prohibits candidates and campaign committees from soliciting or accepting any contributions from such corporations. The bill defines "corporation" as any corporation organized under the laws of the United States, the Commonwealth, or any other state, regardless of whether the corporation does business in the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/12/2016Committee
01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100842D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/18/2016Assigned to sub: Campaign Finance
01/18/2016Assigned P & E sub: Campaign Finance
01/19/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB931)
02/04/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Privileges and Elections