10 ILCS 5/9-25.3 new
Amends the Election Code. Provides that no candidate or
political committee may accept cash contributions in excess of $150
from any person or entity during any semi-annual reporting period.
Provides that any contribution in excess of $150 must be made by
negotiable instrument or be evidenced by an itemized credit card
receipt. Provides that a violation is a Class A misdemeanor.
Provides that a person who is convicted of violating the limits must
be fined 3 times the amount of the contributions accepted in violation
of the limits. Provides that a contribution accepted in violation of
the limits escheats to the State of Illinois. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (State Board of Elections)
HB 392 would have minimal fiscal impact on the operations of
the State Board of Elections. Any implementation costs could
be absorbed within the regular operating budget.
JUDICIAL NOTE (Office of the Illinois Courts)
It has been determined that HB 392 would neither increase nor
decrease the number of judges needed in the State.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
There would be no population or cost impact to the Department.
JAN-30-2001 H FILED WITH CLERK
JAN-30-2001 H FIRST READING
JAN-30-2001 H REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
FEB-06-2001 H ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE EXECUTIVE
FEB-15-2001 H RE-ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ELEC CAMP REF
MAR-14-2001 H DO PASS/SHORT DEBATE 011-000-000 HECR
MAR-14-2001 H PLACED CALENDAR 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE
MAR-15-2001 H FISCAL NOTE REQUESTED BLACK
MAR-15-2001 H CORRECTIONAL NOTE REQUESTED BLACK
MAR-15-2001 H JUDICIAL NOTE REQUESTED BLACK
MAR-15-2001 H CALENDAR ORDER 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE
MAR-16-2001 H FISCAL NOTE FILED
MAR-16-2001 H CALENDAR ORDER 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE
MAR-21-2001 H JUDICIAL NOTE FILED
MAR-21-2001 H CALENDAR ORDER 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE
MAR-22-2001 H CORRECTIONAL NOTE FILED
MAR-22-2001 H CALENDAR ORDER 2ND READING-SHORT DEBATE
APR-04-2001 H SECOND READING-SHORT DEBATE
APR-04-2001 H HELD ON CAL ORDER 2ND RDG - SHORT DEBATE
APR-06-2001 H RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A) RULES HRUL
JAN-07-2003 H SESSION SINE DIE
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