senate Bill S1131

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for the itemization of campaign expenditures; repealer

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Jan 08, 2014 referred to elections
Jan 09, 2013 referred to elections


S1131 - Details

Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง14-102, rpld sub 5, El L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:

S1131 - Summary

Provides for the itemization of campaign expenditures.

S1131 - Sponsor Memo

S1131 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E


                             January 9, 2013

Introduced  by  Sens.  BRESLIN,  KRUEGER,  MONTGOMERY  -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on

AN  ACT to amend the election law, in relation to statements of campaign
  receipts; and to repeal certain provisions of the election law  relat-
  ing thereto


  Section 1.  Subdivision 5 of section 14-102 of  the  election  law  is
REPEALED,  subdivision  1,  as amended by chapter 8 of the laws of 1978,
and as redesignated by chapter 9 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read
as follows:
  1. The treasurer of every political committee which, or  any  officer,
member  or  agent  of  any  such  committee  who, in connection with any
election, receives or expends any money or other [valuable  thing]  ITEM
OF  VALUE  or  incurs any liability to pay money or its equivalent shall
file statements sworn, or subscribed and  bearing  a  form  notice  that
false  statements  made  therein are punishable as a class A misdemeanor
pursuant to section 210.45 of the penal law, at the times prescribed  by
this  article  setting  forth all the receipts, contributions to and the
expenditures by and liabilities of the committee, and of  its  officers,
members  and  agents  in  its  behalf. Such statements shall include the
dollar amount of any receipt, contribution  or  transfer,  or  the  fair
market  value  of  any receipt, contribution or transfer, which is other
than of money, the name and address of the  transferor,  contributor  or
person  from whom received, and if the transferor, contributor or person
is a political committee; the name of and the political unit represented
by the committee, the date of its receipt, the dollar  amount  of  every
expenditure,  the  name and address of the person to whom it was made or
the name of and the political unit represented by the committee to which

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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