Florida Senate - 2013 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
Bill No. SB 1382
Senate . House
Comm: RCS .
The Committee on Ethics and Elections (Latvala) recommended the
1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
3 Between lines 2222 and 2223
5 Section 33. Paragraph (c) of subsection (1) of section
6 106.025, Florida Statutes, is amended to read:
7 106.025 Campaign fund raisers.—
9 (c) Any tickets or advertising for
such a campaign fund
10 raiser must comply with is exempt from the requirements of s.
12 Section 34. Section 106.05, Florida Statutes, is amended to
14 106.05 Deposit of contributions; statement of campaign
15 treasurer.—All funds received by the campaign treasurer of any
16 candidate or political committee shall, prior to the end of the
17 5th business day following the receipt thereof, Saturdays,
18 Sundays, and legal holidays excluded, be deposited in a campaign
19 depository designated pursuant to s. 106.021, in an account that
20 contains the designated “...(name of the candidate or
21 committee. )... Campaign Account.” Except for contributions to
22 political committees made by payroll deduction, all deposits
23 shall be accompanied by a bank deposit slip containing the name
24 of each contributor and the amount contributed by each. If a
25 contribution is deposited in a secondary campaign depository,
26 the depository shall forward the full amount of the deposit,
27 along with a copy of the deposit slip accompanying the deposit,
28 to the primary campaign depository prior to the end of the 1st
29 business day following the deposit.
30 Section 35. Paragraph (b) of subsection (1) and paragraph
31 (a) of subsection (2) of section 106.11, Florida Statutes, is
32 amended to read:
33 106.11 Expenses of and expenditures by candidates and
34 political committees.—Each candidate and each political
35 committee which designates a primary campaign depository
36 pursuant to s. 106.021(1) shall make expenditures from funds on
37 deposit in such primary campaign depository only in the
38 following manner, with the exception of expenditures made from
39 petty cash funds provided by s. 106.12:
41 (b) The checks for such account shall contain, as a
42 minimum, the following information:
43 1. The statement “...(name of the campaign account of the
44 candidate or political committee. )... Campaign Account.”
45 2. The account number and the name of the bank.
46 3. The exact amount of the expenditure.
47 4. The signature of the campaign treasurer or deputy
49 5. The exact purpose for which the expenditure is
51 6. The name of the payee.
52 (2)(a) For purposes of this section, debit cards are
53 considered bank checks, if:
54 1. Debit cards are obtained from the same bank that has
55 been designated as the candidate’s or political committee’s
56 primary campaign depository.
57 2. Debit cards are issued in the name of the treasurer,
58 deputy treasurer, or authorized user and contain the state
59 “...(name of the campaign account of the candidate or political
60 committee. )... Campaign Account.”
61 3. No more than three debit cards are requested and issued.
62 4. The person using the debit card does not receive cash as
63 part of, or independent of, any transaction for goods or
65 5. All receipts for debit card transactions contain:
66 a. The last four digits of the debit card number.
67 b. The exact amount of the expenditure.
68 c. The name of the payee.
69 d. The signature of the campaign treasurer, deputy
70 treasurer, or authorized user.
71 e. The exact purpose for which the expenditure is
74 Any information required by this subparagraph but not included
75 on the debit card transaction receipt may be handwritten on, or
76 attached to, the receipt by the authorized user before
77 submission to the treasurer.
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80 And the title is amended as follows:
81 Delete lines 73 - 74
82 and insert:
83 106.08, F.S., in references thereto; amending s.
84 106.025, F.S.; providing that tickets or advertising
85 for a campaign fund raiser must comply with the
86 requirements of political advertisements circulated
87 before an election; amending s. 106.05, F.S.; revising
88 the information that is required to appear on a bank
89 account for deposit of funds; amending s. 106.11,
90 F.S.; revising the information that is required to
91 appear on bank account checks of candidates or
92 political committees; revising information used to
93 determine when debit cards are considered bank checks;
94 providing effective dates.