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H0648......................................................by STATE AFFAIRS ELECTIONS - CITY - Adds to existing law to provide for application of the persuasive poll requirements to disclose the person or entity paying for the poll to certain municipal elections. 02/13 House intro - 1st rdg - to printing 02/14 Rpt prt - to St Aff 02/25 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 02/26 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 02/28 3rd rdg - PASSED - 60-4-6 AYES -- Aikele, Barraclough, Barrett, Bedke, Bell, Bieter, Black, Block, Boe, Bolz, Bradford, Bruneel, Callister, Campbell, Clark, Collins, Crow, Cuddy, Denney, Ellis, Ellsworth, Eskridge, Field(13), Field(20), Gould, Hadley, Hammond, Henbest, Higgins, Jaquet, Jones, Kellogg(Duncan), Lake, Langford, Loertscher, Mader, Martinez, McKague, Meyer, Montgomery, Moyle, Pearce, Pomeroy, Raybould, Ridinger, Roberts, Robison, Sali, Sellman, Shepherd, Smith(33), Smith(23), Smylie, Stevenson, Stone, Tilman, Trail, Wheeler, Young, Mr. Speaker NAYS -- Harwood, Hornbeck, Kendell, Kunz Absent and excused -- Deal, Gagner, Mortensen, Pischner, Schaefer, Wood Floor Sponsor - Jaquet Title apvd - to Senate 03/01 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to St Aff 03/07 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 03/08 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 03/14 3rd rdg - PASSED - 35-0-0 AYES -- Andreason, Boatright, Branch(Bartlett), Brandt, Bunderson, Burtenshaw, Cameron, Darrington, Davis, Deide, Dunklin, Frasure, Geddes, Goedde, Hawkins, Hill, Ingram, Ipsen, Keough, King-Barrutia, Little, Lodge, Marley, Noh, Richardson, Risch, Sandy, Schroeder, Sims, Sorensen, Stegner, Stennett, Thorne, Wheeler, Williams NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- None Floor Sponsor - Stennett Title apvd - to House 03/15 To enrol - rpt enrol - Sp signed Pres signed 03/15 To Governor 03/20 Governor signed Session Law Chapter 142 Effective: 07/01/02
|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO |||| Fifty-sixth Legislature Second Regular Session - 2002 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE BILL NO. 648 BY STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS; AMENDING CHAPTER 4, TITLE 50, IDAHO CODE, BY 3 THE ADDITION OF A NEW SECTION 50-479, IDAHO CODE, TO PROVIDE FOR APPLICA- 4 TION OF PERSUASIVE POLL REQUIREMENTS TO CERTAIN MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS. 5 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 6 SECTION 1. That Chapter 4, Title 50, Idaho Code, be, and the same is 7 hereby amended by the addition thereto of a NEW SECTION, to be known and des- 8 ignated as Section 50-479, Idaho Code, and to read as follows: 9 50-479. APPLICATION OF PERSUASIVE POLL REQUIREMENTS. The provisions of 10 section 67-6629, Idaho Code, requiring that the identity of a person or entity 11 paying for a persuasive poll must be disclosed, are hereby made applicable to 12 all elections for mayor and councilman in cities of sixteen thousand (16,000) 13 or more population.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 11999 The purpose of this legislation is to apply the requirements in section 67 6629 to municipal elections in cities of 16,000 people or more. This section says that persons conducting a persuasive or "push" poll must disclose the name and telephone number of the person or group requesting or financing the poll. FISCAL IMPACT There is no fiscal impact to the general fund. Contact Name: Rep. Wendy Jaquet Phone: 332-1130 STATEMENT OF PURPOSE/FISCAL NOTE H 648