SB 26
Creates new campaign finance disclosure requirements
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Last Action:
1/17/2019 - Second Read and Referred S Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics Committee
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Effective Date:
January 1, 2020

Current Bill Summary

SB 26 - This act requires all non-profit organizations exempt from taxation under Section 501(c)4 of the Internal Revenue Code to make certain disclosures regarding expenditures for the purpose of electioneering activities by means of covered communications made in the previous calendar year. The act imposes a 48-hour reporting requirement once expenditures or certain contributions exceed $5,000, in the aggregate. The Ethics Commission is required to assess fees on the board of directors of any covered organization for failure to file any report required by this act.

This act is effective January 1, 2020.

This act is identical to SB 193 (2019), SB 669 (2018), and a provision in SB 588 (2018) and substantially similar to HB 1766 (2018), SB 339 (2017), and provisions in SB 570 (2016), SB 807 (2016), and SB 543 (2015).



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