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General Assembly



February Session, 2010

LCO No. 5180



Offered by:


SEN. MCKINNEY, 28th Dist.


To: Subst. House Bill No. 5471

File No. 445

Cal. No. 550

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. Subsection (e) of section 9-607 of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective July 1, 2010):

(e) (1) Any such payment shall be by certified check, as defined in section 42a-3-409, or by check drawn by the campaign treasurer, on the designated depository. Any payment in satisfaction of any financial obligation incurred by a committee may also be made by debit card or credit card. (2) The campaign treasurer of each committee may draw a check, not to exceed one hundred dollars, to establish a petty cash fund and may deposit additional funds to maintain it, but the fund shall not exceed one hundred dollars at any time. All expenditures from a petty cash fund shall be reported in the same manner as any other expenditure. "