REPORT TITLE:
Campaign Contributions; Reports


DESCRIPTION:
Requires reporting in addition to any other reports required by
law, of campaign contributions aggregating in excess of $500,
made or received within the period of 15 calendar days through 4
calendar days prior to an election. (CD1)

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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THE SENATE                              S.B. NO.           S.D. 1
TWENTIETH LEGISLATURE, 1999                                H.D. 1
STATE OF HAWAII                                            C.D. 1
                                                             
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                   A  BILL  FOR  AN  ACT

RELATING TO CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS.



BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

 1      SECTION 1.  Chapter 11, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended
 
 2 by adding a new section to Part XII, subpart B to be
 
 3 appropriately designated and to read as follows:
 
 4      "11-      Late contributions; reports.  (a) Each candidate,
 
 5 candidate's committee, or committee, that within the period of
 
 6 fifteen calendar days through four calendar days prior to a
 
 7 primary, special primary, general, or special general election,
 
 8 makes contributions aggregating more than $500, or receives
 
 9 contributions from any person or entity aggregating more than
 
10 $500, shall file a report with the commission or appropriate
 
11 county clerk's office on forms provided by the commission, no
 
12 later than 4:30 p.m., three calendar days prior to the election.
 
13      (b)  The report shall include the name, address, occupation
 
14 and employer of the contributor, the name of the candidate,
 
15 candidate's committee, or committee receiving the contribution,
 
16 the amount of the contribution, the contributor's aggregate
 
17 contributions to the candidate, candidate's committee, or
 
18 committee, and the purpose, if any, to which the contribution
 
19 will be applied.
 

 
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 1      (c)  A report filed pursuant to this section shall be in
 
 2 addition to any other campaign report required to be filed by
 
 3 this subpart."
 
 4      SECTION 2.  New statutory material is underscored.
 
 5      SECTION 3.  This Act shall take effect upon its approval.