LD 334 (subjects: ELECTIONS , CAMPAIGN FINANCE )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=334&PID=1456&snum=127
- Rep. Jeffrey Evangelos of Friendship: (I – District 91) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Richard Campbell of Orrington: (R – District 130) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. William Tuell of East Machias: (R – District 139) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Christopher Johnson of Lincoln: (D – District 13) — e-mail | Facebook
|2/10/2015||House||Committee on Veterans and Legal Affairs suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on VETERANS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|2/12/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator Cyrway of Kennebec, REFERRED to the Committee on Veterans and Legal Affairs, in concurrence.|
|4/14/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Improve the Maine Clean Election Act
Sec. 1. 21-A MRSA 1125, sub- 6-F is enacted to read:
This bill prohibits a person certified as a Maine Clean Election Act candidate seeking election to the State Senate or State House of Representatives from establishing a political action committee or serving as a fund-raiser or principal decision maker for a political action committee unless the political action committee is established to provide the person with professional development, networking and educational opportunities related to work that person may perform as a legislator. The bill also sets limits on how much money may be raised for such a political action committee.
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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 334 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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