Amends GS 163-278.6 concerning definitions for the regulation of political campaigns providing clarifying changes that the term "electioneering communication" includes communicated materials that refer to a clearly identified candidate for elected office, regardless of whether the candidate is opposed or unopposed in both the primary and general election for that office. Clarifies that the term "electioneering communication" does not include communications made while the General Assembly is in regular session, as defined in GS 163-278.13B(a)(3), concerning a specific piece of legislation introduced in either chamber of the General Assembly identified by bill number and short title, urging any audience to communicate with members of the General Assembly about a specific piece of legislation.
Status: Re-ref Com On Redistricting (Senate Action) (Mar 26 2015)
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 Senate: Filed
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 Senate: Passed 1st Reading
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 Senate: Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 Senate: Withdrawn From Com
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 Senate: Re-ref Com On Redistricting
Bill S 376 (2015-2016)Summary date: Mar 24 2015 - More information