ELEC CD-LOBBYIST-CAMPAGIN FIN
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Election Code. Provides that the occupation and
employer of a person making a campaign contribution be reported.
Provides that information about a person contributing $150 or more in
a calendar year (now $150 in the reporting period) be reported.
Provides that the State Board of Elections shall make campaign
contribution and expenditure reports available in an electronic form.
Provides that candidates shall not use campaign contributions for
personal uses. Provides that a candidate may not accept more
contributions from contributors not within his or her district than
from contributors within his or her district. Provides that a
candidate shall not accept contributions from foreign nationals or
public utilities regulated by the Illinois Commerce Commission or by
any other State agency. Deletes a provision that persons examining
campaign contributions and expenditures must provide personal
information. Amends the Lobbyist Registration Act. Provides that a
person who has held certain offices or who has been employed by the
General Assembly or a member of the General Assembly shall not lobby
for a period of one year after leaving his or her office or
employment. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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