House Bill 439

Last Action to Elections, Const. Amendments & Intergovernmental Affairs (H)
Title AN ACT relating to campaign finance.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1381
Sponsors C. Miller, G. Stumbo, R. Adkins, L. Clark, B. Damron, D. Horlander, J. Lee, D. Owens, R. Rand, J. Richards, T. Thompson, D. Watkins
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 121.120 to exempt audits for candidates and slates of candidates that receive or spend less than threshold amount; allow the Registry of Election Finance to develop a system that provides for submission of reports on-line or electronically with security procedures; amend KRS 121.150 to allow acceptance of contributions after the date of primary or election in order to retire debts; provide for a 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 sections of KRS Chapter 121 to allow credit card, debit card, electronic transfer, and other electronic transactions for campaign purposes; require the registry to adopt reporting forms and promulgate administrative regulations to implement electronic transactions; require the registry to promulgate administrative regulations to allow minor reporting discrepancies to be addressed at 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


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