LD 15 (subjects: ELECTIONS , CAMPAIGN FINANCE )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=15&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. Roberta Beavers of South Berwick: (D – District 2) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Beth O’Connor of Berwick: (R – District 5) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Heather Sirocki of Scarborough: (R – District 28) — e-mail
Rep. Diane Russell of Portland: (D – District 39) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Beth Turner of Burlington: (R – District 141) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. Scott Cyrway of Kennebec: (R – District 16) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Stanley Gerzofsky of Cumberland: (D – District 24) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Linda Valentino of York: (D – District 31) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
|1/13/2015||Senate||Committee on VETERANS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS
suggested and ordered printed
On motion by Senator Cyrway of Kennebec REFERRED to the Committee on VETERANS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
|1/14/2015||House||Bill REFERRED to the Committee on VETERANS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|2/24/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Increase Transparency in Campaign Funding in Legislative Elections
Sec. 1. 1 MRSA 1008, sub- 5, as enacted by IB 1995, c. 1, 6, is amended to read:
Sec. 2. 1 MRSA 1008, sub- 6, as amended by PL 2005, c. 301, 1, is further amended to read:
Sec. 3. 1 MRSA 1008, sub- 7 is enacted to read:
This bill requires the Commission on Governmental Ethics and Election Practices to provide campaign finance information for legislative elections on a publicly accessible website, including all contributions and independent expenditures used to support or oppose a candidate, sorted by candidate and district.
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Note: Maine Clean Elections Act (MCEA) Qualified candidates only accept a small dollar value of initial contributions early in their campaigns, pledge not to accept further campaign contributions from private sources, and receive public funding for their campaigns. MCEA Non-Qualified candidates choose not to obtain public funding and instead are free to accept campaign contributions from individuals, party committees, political action committees and business sources.
This information about LD 15 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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