HB 1817

RELATING TO CAMPAIGN REFORM ENFORCEMENT

By Representative(s) MARUMOTO / WHALEN / MEYER / THIELEN / FOX / RATH / LEONG / PENDLETON / AUWAE / MOSES / MCDERMOTT

Subjects: House Minority Caucus

Keywords: CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS AND EXPENDITURES, CRIMES AND CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS, ELECTIONS, LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR

Report Title: Campaign Reform-Penalties

Description: Increases the penalties for campaign spending violations in multiple ways. Reclassifies campaign spending violations from misdemeanors to Class C felonies. Increases minimum administrative fines levied by Campaign Spending Commission from $1,000 to $2,500.

 1-20-00        H Introduced and passed First Reading                      
 1-21-00        H Referred to the committee on JHA, referral sheet 2