Today's Law As Amended


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SB-1102 Political Reform Act of 1974: contributions.(2013-2014)



As Amends the Law Today


SECTION 1.

 Section 85309 of the Government Code is amended to read:

85309.
 (a) In addition to any other report required by this title, if  a candidate for elective state office who  office, or a committee that makes an expenditure in support of or opposition to one or more candidates for elective state office or state ballot measures,  is required to file reports pursuant to Section 84605  84605, that candidate or committee  shall file online or electronically with the Secretary of State a report disclosing receipt of a contribution of one thousand dollars ($1,000) or more received during an election cycle.  more.  Those reports shall disclose the same information required by subdivision (a) of Section 84203 and  84203. A report of a contribution received during an election cycle  shall be filed within 24 hours of receipt of the contribution. A report of a contribution received at any time other than during an election cycle shall be filed within five business days of receipt of the contribution. 
(b) In addition to any other report required by this title, any committee primarily formed to support or oppose one or more state ballot measures that is required to file reports pursuant to Section 84605 shall file online or electronically with the Secretary of State a report disclosing receipt of a contribution of one thousand dollars ($1,000) or more received during an election cycle.  more.  Those reports shall disclose the same information required by subdivision (a) of Section 84203 and  84203. A report of a contribution received during an election cycle  shall be filed within 24 hours of receipt of the contribution. A report of a contribution received at any time other than during an election cycle shall be filed within five business days of receipt of the contribution. 
(c) In addition to any other report required by this title, a candidate for elective state office who is required to file reports pursuant to Section 84605 shall file online or electronically with the Secretary of State a report disclosing receipt of a contribution of five thousand dollars ($5,000) or more received at any time other than during an election cycle. Those reports shall disclose the same information required by subdivision (a) of Section 84203 and shall be filed within 10 business days of receipt of the contribution.
(d) In addition to any other report required by this title, a committee primarily formed to support or oppose a state ballot measure that is required to file reports pursuant to Section 84605 shall file online or electronically with the Secretary of State a report disclosing receipt of a contribution of five thousand dollars ($5,000) or more received at any time other than during an election cycle. Those reports shall disclose the same information required by subdivision (a) of Section 84203 and shall be filed within 10 business days of receipt of the contribution.
SEC. 2.
 No reimbursement is required by this act pursuant to Section 6 of Article XIII B of the California Constitution because the only costs that may be incurred by a local agency or school district will be incurred because this act creates a new crime or infraction, eliminates a crime or infraction, or changes the penalty for a crime or infraction, within the meaning of Section 17556 of the Government Code, or changes the definition of a crime within the meaning of Section 6 of Article XIII B of the California Constitution.
SEC. 3.
 This act shall become operative on July 1, 2015.
SEC. 4.
 The Legislature finds and declares that this bill furthers the purposes of the Political Reform Act of 1974 within the meaning of subdivision (a) of Section 81012 of the Government Code.