Campaign finance; fundraising during special sessions prohibited. (SB233)

Introduced By

Sen. David Suetterlein (R-Salem)

Progress

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

Description

Campaign finance; fundraising during special sessions prohibited. Prohibits campaign fundraising on and after the first day of a special session of the General Assembly through adjournment sine die of that session. Currently, campaign fundraising is prohibited only during regular sessions of the General Assembly. Read the Bill »

Status

01/10/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Privileges and Elections Committee

History

DateAction
01/10/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102667D
01/10/2022Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/31/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB233)
02/08/2022Continued to 2023 in Privileges and Elections (14-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/08/2022Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/09/2022Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered

Comments

Lou Di Leonardo writes:

This isn't much of a limitation but it's better than none.

Michael Albin writes:

This is a good first step. The next step is to prohibit contributions from so-called education associations (aka teachers unions).
Mike Albin

Post a Public Comment About this Bill



if you have one


(Limited HTML is OK: <a>, <em>, <strong>, <s>)