HB 588 Campaign finance reports; electronic filings, Internet access.
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Summary:
Campaign finance disclosure reports; electronic filings; Internet access. Requires candidates for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and Attorney General, beginning January 1, 1999, to file information on campaign contributions and expenditures by computer or electronic means meeting State Board of Election standards, and permits General Assembly candidates to file by computer electronically. The bill provides for the availability to the public of information from these campaign finance filings and reports through the Internet and requires the State Board to make all information from these reports (whether or not filed electronically) available on the Internet begnning January 1, 2001.

Full text:
01/21/98  House: Presented & ordered printed 982783106  pdf
02/11/98  House: Committee substitute printed 986635106-H1  pdf
03/03/98  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB588ER)  pdf
04/17/98  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0416)  pdf

Status:
01/21/98  House: Presented & ordered printed 982783106
01/21/98  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/27/98  House: Assigned to P. & E. sub-committee: 1
02/11/98  House: Reported from P. & E. w/substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/11/98  House: Committee substitute printed 986635106-H1
02/12/98  House: Read first time
02/13/98  House: Passed by for the day
02/14/98  House: Read second time
02/14/98  House: Committee substitute agreed to 986635106-H1
02/14/98  House: Engrossed by House - com. sub. 986635106-H1
02/15/98  House: Read third time and passed House (96-Y 3-N)
02/15/98  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 3-N)
02/15/98  House: Communicated to Senate
02/16/98  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/98  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/24/98  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections (13-Y 0-N)
02/25/98  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/98  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/26/98  Senate: Read third time
02/26/98  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/98  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/98  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB588ER)
03/09/98  House: Enrolled
03/10/98  House: Signed by Speaker
03/11/98  Senate: Signed by President
04/12/98  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 416 (effective 7/1/98)
04/17/98  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0416)