Bill Text: VA SB1377 | 2021 | Regular Session | Prefiled

Bill Title: Campaign finance; special report for large pre-legislative session contributions.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2021-02-04 - Incorporated by Privileges and Elections [SB1377 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2021-SB1377-Prefiled.html
Offered January 13, 2021
Prefiled January 13, 2021
A BILL to amend and reenact §24.2-947.11 of the Code of Virginia, relating to campaign finance; special report for large pre-legislative session contributions; contributions in aggregate.
Patron-- Suetterlein
Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That §24.2-947.11 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§24.2-947.11. Special report required of certain large pre-legislative session contributions.

A. Any single contribution in excess of $1,000 or more any combination of contributions with an aggregate value in excess of $1,000 from a single person for a statewide office or the General Assembly knowingly received or reported by the candidate or his treasurer on behalf of his candidacy during the period beginning January 1 and ending on the day immediately before the first day of a regular session of the General Assembly shall be reported as provided in §24.2-947.5, and the report shall be received by the State Board not later than January 15.

B. Any contribution reported pursuant to subsection A shall also be reported on the first report required by this article following the date of the contribution.