SB 2056 (2008) -  Lobbyist/Prohibition of Acceptance of Expenditures [LPCC]

by Lawson
Provides that lobbyists' or principals' food and beverage expenditures are exempt from the gift ban at events, meetings, or functions held for the sole purpose of providing information on legislative, community, or governmental issues or having a specific education component. Exempts, also, the food and beverages associated with an organizational, governmental, professional, or public interest function or reception, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2008
Last Event: 05/02/08 S Died in Committee on Ethics and Elections on Friday, May 2, 2008 5:59 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Ethics and Elections
  • Judiciary
  • Rules

Related Bills

Staff Analysis

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Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Committee on Ethics and Elections Time: 05/02/2008 - 5:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 00171 Time: 03/11/2008 - 3:35 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Ethics and Elections; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 00171 Time: 03/07/2008 - 10:43 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 02/19/2008 - 10:04 AM Member: Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

Statute Other Bill Citations
0011.045 SB 2836