SC S0184 | 2019-2020 | 123rd General Assembly


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-08 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Relating To Campaign Bank Accounts, To Provide That All Contributions Received By Candidates Shall Be Deposited Into An Interest On Campaign Account Known As An "ioca," To Provide That An Ioca Benefits The State Ethics Commission, To Provide That An Ioca Shall Be Established With An Eligible Institution That Voluntarily Chooses To Participate, To Provide For The Rate Of Interest Or Dividends Payable On Any Ioca, To Provide That One Percent Of All Contributions Deposited Into An Ioca Shall Be Remitted To Benefit The Commission, And To Provide That The Funds Remitted To The Commission Shall Be Used By The Commission To Create A Position Or Positions Within Its Employ To Check And Confirm The Completeness Of Candidate Filings; To Amend Section 8-13-320 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To The Duties And Powers Of The State Ethics Commission, To Provide That Those Duties And Responsibilities Include Receiving, Administering, Investing, Disbursing, And Separately Accounting For Funds Remitted To It; To Amend Section 8-13-340 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To The Annual Report Of The State Ethics Commission, To Provide That The State Ethics Commission At The Close Of Each Fiscal Year Shall Report To The General Assembly And The Governor Concerning The Action It Has Taken, The Names, Salaries, And Duties Of All Persons In Its Employ, The Money It Has Disbursed, And The Amount Of Funds It Has Received From Iocas, And To Provide That The Commission Shall Also Make Other Reports On Matters Within Its Jurisdiction And Recommendations For Further Legislation As May Appear Desirable; And To Define Necessary Terms.

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Campaign bank accounts



2019-01-08SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2019-01-08SenateIntroduced and read first time
2018-12-12SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
8131312(n/a)See Bill Text
813320(n/a)See Bill Text
813340(n/a)See Bill Text

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