2011 Regular Session


File Code: Elections Prior Year Introduction As: HB 442/10 - W&M Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 119
Sponsored By:
Delegates Howard, Aumann, Bates, Braveboy, Cane, Eckardt, Frush, Gaines, Griffith, Haynes, Holmes, Jameson, Nathan-Pulliam, Pena-Melnyk, B. Robinson, Stocksdale, Summers, and Washington
Election Law - Use of Campaign Funds for Meeting and Conference Expenses


Including as an allowable expenditure of funds from a campaign account under the State election law a disbursement to pay for travel, lodging, meals, and registration expenses associated with attendance of an office holder or a candidate at meetings or conferences focused on legislative issues, process, or public policy analyses pertinent to the office the elected official holds or that the candidate seeks.

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 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (132-5)
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 4/5 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Sally Jameson, District 28
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Mary L. Washington, District 43

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Campaign Financing
Elections, State Board of
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee.
Political Candidates
Political Committees
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Rules and Regulations

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Election Law
( 1-101 , 1-101 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 855766/01     Offered on: March 25, 2011   at: 5:30 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Ways and Means
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 25, 2011: Third Reading Passed (132-5)