Campaign finance; prohibited contributions to candidates. (HB562)

Introduced By

Del. Danica Roem (D-Manassas Park) with support from co-patron Del. Kelly Fowler (D-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Campaign finance; prohibited contributions to candidates. Prohibits any candidate from soliciting or accepting a contribution from any public service corporation, as defined in § 56-1, or any political action committee established and administered by such a corporation. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2018Committee
01/08/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102730D
01/08/2018Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB562)
01/22/2018Assigned P & E sub: Subcommittee #2
02/01/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (4-Y 2-N)
02/13/2018Left in Privileges and Elections

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 38 seconds.

Comments

Waldo Jaquith writes:

To be clear, the purpose of this bill is to prohibit campaign contributions by Dominion.

Josh Howard writes:

This is an excellent and good bill.