Campaign contribution limits; civil penalty. (SB1233)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)

Progress

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

Description

Campaign contribution limits; civil penalty. Prohibits persons from making any single contribution, or any combination of contributions, that exceeds $20,000 to any one candidate for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, or the General Assembly in any one election cycle. No limits are placed on contributions made by political party committees, the candidate, or the candidate's family to the candidate's campaign. Civil penalties for violations of the limits may equal up to two times the excess contribution amounts. Read the Bill »

Status

01/11/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Privileges and Elections Committee

History

DateAction
01/11/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100923D
01/11/2021Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Privileges and Elections committee on 01/19/2021. It meets on Tuesday, 4:00 P.M. - Senate Room A.

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