2010 Regular Session


File Code: Elections Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 691
Sponsored By:
Delegates Cardin, Barve, Bobo, Carr, Frick, Hixson, Hucker, Montgomery, and Rosenberg
Election Law - Persons Doing Public Business - Independent Expenditures


Prohibiting a person doing public business from making an independent expenditure for campaign material that supports or opposes a candidate or political party; and defining "doing public business".

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Ways and Means
Hearing 3/9 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/9 at 2:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate C. William Frick, District 16
Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Campaign Financing
Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
News Media
Political Candidates
Political Parties
Publications -see also- Maryland Register

Bill affects the following Statute:

Election Law
( 13-102 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered