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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to elections|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to elections|
senate Bill S941
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S941 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Election Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §14-102, El L
- Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S941 - Summary
Requires the filing of additional transferor and contributor identification information in campaign receipt and expenditure statements for the receipt of amounts over one hundred dollars, including the occupation, employer and employer's address in the case of an individual, and the full name and address of any partnership, committee, association, corporation, labor organization or group of persons.
S941 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S941 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the election law, in relation to requiring additional transferor and contributor identification information in campaign receipt and expenditure statements PURPOSE: This bill would require a political committee to disclose a contributor's occupation, employer and full name and address. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill would amend subdivision 1 of section 14-102 of the election law, as amended by chapter 8 of the laws of 1978 and as redesignated by chapter 9 of the laws of 1978, to require a political committee to disclose additional information regarding contributors who give $100 or more to a political committee. For individual contributors giving $100 or more, the contributor's occupation, employer, and employer's address would be required. For organizational contributors delineated in the amended text, the additional information would be the full name and address of the organization. Section 2 of the bill establishes the effective date.
S941 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 941 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Elections AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to requiring additional transferor and contributor identification information in campaign receipt and expenditure statements THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 14-102 of the election law, 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 or incurs any liability to pay money or its equivalent shall file state- ments sworn, or subscribed and bearing a form notice that false state- ments 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 AND OTHER IDENTIFICATION of the transferor, contrib- utor 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 it was made and the date thereof, and shall state clearly the purpose of such expenditure. THE REQUIREMENT TO INCLUDE OTHER IDENTIFI- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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