SB 1276: Campaign Financing
GENERAL BILL by Simmons
Campaign Financing; Revising the threshold amount for expenditures for which an electioneering communications organization must file a statement of organization; requiring a corporate or business entity that makes expenditures exceeding a certain amount for political activities to file a statement of information within a certain timeframe; expanding reporting requirements for candidates, political committees, and electioneering communications organizations; restricting the amount of funds that a political committee may transfer or contribute to a political party or an affiliated party committee, etc.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 Senate - Died in Ethics and Elections
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SB 1276, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 12/15/2017 at 4:28 PM
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Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 122 Campaign Financing Steube Compare Last Action: 3/10/2018 S Died in Ethics and Elections
Citations - Statutes (13)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 106.011 Definitions. Page 4 (pdf) 106.03 Registration of political committees and electioneering communications organizations. Page 8 (pdf) 106.07 Reports; certification and filing. Page 17 (pdf) 106.0703 Electioneering communications organizations; reporting requirements; certification and filing; penalties. Page 24 (pdf) 106.0705 Electronic filing of campaign treasurer’s reports. Page 28 (pdf) 106.0708 Page 30 (pdf) 106.071 Independent expenditures; electioneering communications; reports; disclaimers. Page 31 (pdf) 106.08 Contributions; limitations on. Page 32 (pdf) 106.143 Political advertisements circulated prior to election; requirements. Page 35 (pdf) 106.1439 Electioneering communications; disclaimers. Page 36 (pdf) 106.147 Telephone solicitation; disclosure requirements; prohibitions; exemptions; penalties. Page 38 (pdf) 106.25 Reports of alleged violations to Florida Elections Commission; disposition of findings. Page 40 (pdf) 106.29 Reports by political parties and affiliated party committees; restrictions on contributions and expenditures; penalties. Page 42 (pdf)
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