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SB251 SD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE.
Report Title: Elections; Campaign Finance; Restrictions on Use of Campaign Funds
Description: Establishes an exemption from the prohibition against using election campaign funds to make charitable donations or to award scholarships during the period from the filing of nomination papers to the date of the general election, for candidates who are already declared elected to office after running unopposed in an election or who would be unopposed in the general election. Takes effect on 1/7/2059. (SD1)
Companion:  HB1189
Package: None
Current Referral: JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): KEITH-AGARAN, KIM, Dela Cruz, English, Inouye, Shimabukuro, Wakai

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1/20/2017SIntroduced.
1/23/2017SPassed First Reading.
1/23/2017SReferred to JDL.
2/15/2017SThe committee(s) on JDL has scheduled a public hearing on 02-21-17 9:00AM in conference room 016.
2/21/2017SThe committee(s) on JDL recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDL were as follows: 4 Aye(s): Senator(s) Keith-Agaran, K. Rhoads, Kim, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard.
3/2/2017SReported from JDL (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 614) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
3/2/2017SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
3/2/2017S48 Hrs. Notice 03-07-17.
3/7/2017SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
3/7/2017HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 107) in amended form (SD 1).
3/9/2017HPass First Reading
3/9/2017HReferred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/13/2017HBill scheduled to be heard by JUD on Wednesday, 03-15-17 2:00PM in House conference room 325.
3/15/2017HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Nishimoto, San Buenaventura, Brower, Johanson, Nakashima, Oshiro, McDermott, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 3 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti, C. Lee, Morikawa.
3/24/2017HReported from JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1274), recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to FIN.
3/24/2017HPassed Second Reading and referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Aquino, DeCoite, Har, Ichiyama, C. Lee, Thielen excused (6).
11/30/2017DCarried over to 2018 Regular Session.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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SB251 SD1






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