SCHAKOWSKY, NOVAK, O'BRIEN, HANNIG, LYONS,JOSEPH,
REITZ AND DART.
ELEC CD-CONTRIBUTION LIMITS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Election Code. Limits public officials and candidates
to the establishment of only one political committee per office
sought, but permits each legislative leader to establish an additional
political committee for the election of General Assembly candidates.
Limits corporations, labor unions, and other groups to the
establishment of only one political committee. Limits campaign
contributions per primary or general election to each political
committee, or to each candidate for those with more than one political
committee, as follows: $1,500 from individuals, $3,000 from groups
without political committees, and $5,000 from political committees
established by corporations, labor unions, and other groups.
FISCAL NOTE (State Board of Elections)
Minimal fiscal impact on the Board.
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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