Campaign finance; candidate contribution limits, civil penalty.
Campaign finance; candidate contribution limits;
civil penalty. Prohibits any single contribution, or any combination
of contributions, that exceeds $25,000 from any individual or committee
to any one candidate for any election. The bill permits unlimited
contributions by a candidate or a candidate's family to the candidate's
campaign. The bill prohibits contributions from any person that
is not an individual or a committee to any candidate. The bill imposes
civil penalties for violations of the limits of up to two times the
excess contribution amounts.
Bill Patron: Morrissey
(Senate) Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (SB44-Petersen) (15-Y 0-N) January 18, 2022