92nd General Assembly
Status of HB3053
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   New Act                                                                     
   5 ILCS 120/1.02                                                             
   5 ILCS 140/7              from Ch. 116, par. 207                            
   10 ILCS 5/1A-8            from Ch. 46, par. 1A-8                            
   10 ILCS 5/9-6.5 new                                                         
   30 ILCS 105/5.545 new                                                       

        Creates the Campaign Finance Limitation Act.   Allows  candidates      
   for  the  office of Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of State,      
   Attorney General, State Treasurer, State Comptroller,  State  Senator,      
   or State Representative to receive public funding for their campaigns.      
   Sets  procedures  and qualifications for receiving public funds.  Sets      
   contribution and expenditure limits for  candidates  receiving  public      
   funds.   Allows the State Board of Elections to investigate violations      
   of the Act.  Sets criminal and civil penalties for violations  of  the      
   Act.   Contains  other  provisions.   Amends  the Open Meetings Act to      
   exempt certain hearings under the Campaign Finance Limitation Act from      
   the Open Meetings Act.  Amends  the  Freedom  of  Information  Act  to      
   exempt  confidential information under the Campaign Finance Limitation      
   Act from the Freedom of Information Act.  Amends  the  Election  Code.      
   Provides  that  the  State  Board  of  Elections must exercise certain      
   powers and has certain duties under the  Campaign  Finance  Limitation      
   Act.   Requires contributions to be deposited into a single account in      
   a financial institution in this State.  Requires the  treasurer  of  a      
   political committee to be notified of all contributions.  Requires the      
   treasurer  of  political  committee to report certain contributions to      
   the State Board of Elections.  Amends the State Finance Act.   Creates      
   the Campaign Finance Limitation Cash Fund.                                  
   FEB-27-2001  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   FEB-27-2001  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   FEB-27-2001  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   FEB-28-2001  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               ELEC CAMP REF         
   MAR-16-2001  H  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A)     RULES         HRUL    
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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