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   10 ILCS 5/9-25.3 new                                                        

        Amends  the  Election  Code.   Provides  that  no  candidate   or      
   political  committee shall accept cash contributions in excess of $150      
   from any person or entity during any calendar year.  Provides that any      
   contribution in excess of $150 shall be made by negotiable  instrument      
   or  be  evidenced by an itemized credit card receipt.  Provides that a      
   violation is a Class A misdemeanor.  Provides that  a  person  who  is      
   convicted of violating the limits shall be fined 3 times the amount of      
   the  contributions accepted in violation of the limits.  Provides that      
   a contribution accepted in violation of the limits  shall  escheat  to      
   the State of Illinois.  Effective immediately.                              
   97-10-16  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
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   98-01-02  H  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(B)     RULES         HRUL    
   99-01-12  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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