assembly Bill A5841A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to matching financing; relates to the New York state campaign finance fund and the abandoned property fund

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 09, 2018 print number 5841a
Apr 09, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to election law
Jan 03, 2018 referred to election law
Feb 16, 2017 referred to election law

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A5841 - Details

Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§14-102, 14-114 & 16-120, Art 14 Head, desig §§14-100 - 14-132 to be Title 1, add Title Head, Art 14 Title 2 §§14-200 - 14-213, El L; add §92-t, amd §95, St Fin L; amd §658, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A1674

A5841 - Summary

Relates to matching financing; relates to the New York state campaign finance fund and the abandoned property fund.

A5841 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5841

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. ABINANTI -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Election Law

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to matching financing; and
  to  amend  the  state  finance  law, in relation to the New York state
  campaign finance fund and the abandoned property fund

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The  article heading of article 14 of the election law is
amended to read as follows:
  CAMPAIGN RECEIPTS AND EXPENDITURES; MATCHING FINANCING
  § 2. Sections 14-100 through 14-132 of article 14 of the election  law
are  designated  title  I  and  a  new title heading is added to read as
follows:
                   CAMPAIGN RECEIPTS AND EXPENDITURES
  § 3. Article 14 of the election law is amended by adding a  new  title
II to read as follows:
                                TITLE II
                           MATCHING FINANCING
SECTION 14-200. DEFINITIONS.
        14-201. REPORTING REQUIREMENTS.
        14-202. CONTRIBUTION LIMITS.
        14-203. PROOF OF COMPLIANCE.
        14-204. ELIGIBILITY.
        14-205. LIMITS ON MATCHING FINANCING.
        14-206. PAYMENT OF  MATCHING FUNDS.
        14-207. USE OF MATCHING FUNDS; QUALIFIED CAMPAIGN EXPENDITURES.
        14-208. POWERS AND DUTIES OF BOARD.
        14-209. AUDITS AND REPAYMENTS.
        14-210. ENFORCEMENT  AND  PENALTIES  FOR  VIOLATIONS  AND  OTHER
                  PROCEEDINGS.
        14-211. REPORTS.

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

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A5841A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§14-102, 14-114 & 16-120, Art 14 Head, desig §§14-100 - 14-132 to be Title 1, add Title Head, Art 14 Title 2 §§14-200 - 14-213, El L; add §92-t, amd §95, St Fin L; amd §658, Tax L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A1674

A5841A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to matching financing; relates to the New York state campaign finance fund and the abandoned property fund.

A5841A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5841--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ABINANTI,  GALEF, JAFFEE, COLTON, MONTESANO,
  SIMON, THIELE, GOTTFRIED, STECK --  read  once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on Election Law -- recommitted to the Committee on Election
  Law  in  accordance  with  Assembly  Rule  3,  sec.  2  --   committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the election law, in relation to statements of campaign
  receipts, contributions, transfers and expenditures to  and  by  poli-
  tical committees; to amend the election law, in relation to establish-
  ing  a contribution limit for certain contributions to a party commit-
  tee or constituted committee; to amend the election law,  in  relation
  to  public  financing;  to amend the state finance law, in relation to
  the New York state campaign finance fund; to amend  the  tax  law,  in
  relation  to  the  New  York state campaign finance fund check-off; to
  amend the election law, in relation to  enforcement  proceedings;  and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

  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  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  [arti-
cle]  TITLE  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

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

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