House Bill 417

Last Action returned to State & Local Government (S)
Title AN ACT relating to campaign finance.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 911
Sponsors C. Miller, J. Bell, D. Butler, T. Edmonds, J. Greer, C. Hoffman, D. Horlander, D. Keene, D. Owens, S. Santoro, R. Weston, B. Yonts
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 121.120 to exempt audits for candidates and slates of candidates that receive or spend less than the threshhold amount; allow Registry of Election Finance to develop system that provides for submission of reports on-line or electronically with security procedures; amend KRS 121.150 to allow acceptance of contributions after date of primary or election to retire debts and to provide period to refund prohibited funds; amend KRS 121.180 to increase campaign finance reporting exemptions; amend supplemental reporting dates, and allow permissive electronic reporting; create a new section of KRS Chapter 121 to allow credit card, debit card, electronic transfer, and other electronic transactions for campaign purposes, and require the registry to adopt reporting forms and promulgate administrative regulations to implement; create a new section of KRS Chapter 121 to require the registry to promulgate administrative regulations to allow minor reporting discrepancies to not require an amended report until the next regularly scheduled reporting date.
Index Headings of Original Version Campaign Finance - Contributions and reports, various provisions relating to
Public Records and Reports - Campaign finance reports, exemption of
Secretary of State - Registry of Election Finance, various provisions relating to
Votes Vote History


  • introduced in House
  • to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
  • posted in committee
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 6, 2009
  • 3rd reading, passed 100-0
  • received in Senate
  • to State & Local Government (S)
  • taken from committee
  • 1st reading
  • returned to State & Local Government (S)
  • taken from committee
  • 2nd reading
  • returned to State & Local Government (S)

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