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HB1153: Campaign Finance Issue Committee Creation

Voting Rights
Bill Number: HB1153
Year: 2009
ACLU Position: Monitor
Sponsors: Rep. May

Exempts issue committees from the requirement to register with the appropriate election official unless and until such time as the committee accepts or makes contributions in excess of $200 to support or oppose a ballot measure. Specifies a ballot measure exists as of the earliest of any of the following events: a title has been set; the measure has been referred to voters; a citizen petition has had its format approved for printing; a petition has been circulated and signed by at least one person; a petition has been filed with the appropriate election official. 
Read the bill here.

Current Status:

04/22/2009 Signed by Governor

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