Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 431
Session Year 2022


To (1) prevent foreign interference in state referenda and elections and allow for greater enforcement of violations, (2) implement federal court rulings regarding independent expenditure political committees and contributions to such committees, (3) make adjustments to reflect the United States Supreme Court ruling aggregate contribution limits for individuals, (4) more explicitly recognize referendum spending as a type of independent expenditure and require reporting as such, (5) impose attribution requirements for certain forms of referendum spending, and (6) require, for organization expenditure party candidate listings, only the disclaimer of the paying committee and not the individual disclaimer of all candidates mentioned.

Introduced by:
Government Administration and Elections Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 5/3/2022House Calendar Number 557
 5/3/2022Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/3/2022Transmitted Pursuant To Joint Rule 17
 5/3/2022Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/3/2022Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 6340
 4/14/2022(LCO)File Number 477
 4/14/2022Senate Calendar Number 329
 4/14/2022Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/14/2022(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/8/2022(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/13/22 5:00 PM
 3/29/2022(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/28/2022(GAE)Joint Favorable
 3/14/2022Public Hearing 03/18
 3/11/2022Referred to Joint Committee on Government Administration and Elections

Co-sponsors of SB-431

Rep. Michael A. Winkler, 56th Dist.
Sen. Matthew L. Lesser, 9th Dist.
Rep. Lucy Dathan, 142nd Dist.

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