2009 Regular Session


File Code: Elections Prior Year Introduction As: SB 245/08 - EHE
Sponsored By:
Senators Frosh, Brochin, Dyson, Lenett, Pinsky, and Raskin
Campaign Finance - Affiliated Business Entities - Attribution of Contributions


Requiring that campaign finance contributions by two or more business entities be attributed to one business entity if one is a wholly-owned subsidiary of another or if the business entities are owned or controlled by at least 80% of the same individuals; defining the term "business entity" to include a corporation, a general or limited partnership, a limited liability company, or a real estate investment trust; and applying the Act prospectively.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator James Brochin, District 42
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Campaign Financing
Corporations -see also- Municipal Corps; Public Corps & Inst
Limited Liability Companies
Real Estate Investment Trusts

Bill affects the following Statute:

Election Law
( 13-226 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered