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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6571

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 1233

 

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Referred to Committee on GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. KOKORUDA, 101st Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING CERTAIN CANDIDATES PARTICIPATING IN THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That chapter 157 of the general statutes be amended to require that the total of the amount of any grant under the Citizens' Election Program to a candidate for state senator or state representative and the amount of qualifying contributions to be received by such candidate in order to be eligible for such grant shall not exceed twenty-five thousand dollars.

Statement of Purpose:

To decrease the amount of grants under the Citizens' Election Program.