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§ 5-708. Reports of business transactions --Political contributions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandGeneral ProvisionsEffective: July 1, 2019

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
General Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Title 5. Maryland Public Ethics Law (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 7. Lobbying (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2019
MD Code, General Provisions, § 5-708
Formerly cited as MD CODE, SG, § 15-707
§ 5-708. Reports of business transactions --Political contributions
In general
(a) In addition to any other report required under this subtitle, an individual regulated lobbyist described in § 5-702(a)(1), (2), (3), or (4) of this subtitle shall file a separate report disclosing any political contribution made:
(1) directly or indirectly by the regulated lobbyist;
(2) during the reporting period;
(3) under the Election Law Article; and
(4) for the benefit of the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Comptroller, or member of the General Assembly, or a candidate for election to any of those offices.
Required information
(b) The report shall state:
(1) the name of each official or candidate for whose benefit a political contribution was made; and
(2) the total political contributions for the benefit of that official or candidate.
(c) The report shall be filed electronically at the time and in the manner required for reports filed under § 5-705 of this subtitle.


Added by Acts 2014, c. 94, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2014. Amended by Acts 2019, c. 149, § 1, eff. July 1, 2019.
MD Code, General Provisions, § 5-708, MD GEN PROVIS § 5-708
Current with legislation effective through July 1, 2023, from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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