S.B.5991. Increasing transparency of contributions by creating the Washington state DISCLOSE act of 2018.

Washington Senate
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Summary

                    Establishes the democracy is strengthened by casting light on spending in elections act of 2018 (the Washington state DISCLOSE act of 2018).

Closes campaign finance disclosure loopholes and requires the disclosure of contributions and expenditures by nonprofit organizations that participate significantly in state elections.
                

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Actions

  • Delivered to Governor.

    Fri, Mar 9th 2018
  • Speaker signed.

    Thu, Mar 8th 2018
  • President signed.

    Thu, Mar 8th 2018
  • Passed final passage; yeas, 33; nays, 16; absent, 0; excused, 0.

    Tue, Mar 6th 2018
  • Senate concurred in House amendments.

    Tue, Mar 6th 2018
  • Third reading, passed; yeas, 53; nays, 45; absent, 0; excused, 0.

    Wed, Feb 28th 2018
  • Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.

    Wed, Feb 28th 2018
  • Committee amendment(s) adopted with no other amendments.

    Wed, Feb 28th 2018
  • Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.

    Mon, Feb 26th 2018
  • Referred to Rules 2 Review.

    Fri, Feb 23rd 2018
  • SEIT - Majority; do pass with amendment(s).

    Wed, Feb 21st 2018
  • Minority; without recommendation.

    Wed, Feb 21st 2018
  • Minority; do not pass.

    Wed, Feb 21st 2018
  • First reading, referred to State Government, Elections & Information Technology (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report).

    Fri, Jan 19th 2018
  • Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.

    Wed, Jan 17th 2018
  • 1st substitute bill substituted.

    Wed, Jan 17th 2018
  • Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.

    Wed, Jan 17th 2018
  • Third reading, passed; yeas, 32; nays, 17; absent, 0; excused, 0.

    Wed, Jan 17th 2018
  • 1st substitute bill substituted.

    Wed, Jan 17th 2018
  • Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.

    Wed, Jan 17th 2018
  • Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.

    Mon, Jan 15th 2018
  • Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.

    Mon, Jan 15th 2018
  • SGTE - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.

    Fri, Jan 12th 2018
  • SGTE - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.

    Fri, Jan 12th 2018
  • First reading, referred to State Government, Tribal Relations & Elections.

    Mon, Jan 8th 2018
  • Prefiled for introduction.

    Mon, Dec 4th 2017