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Come to State Convention
Proposed Slate of Officers and Directors
Proposed Bylaw Amendments
Proposed Budget
Convention - LWV Hawaii
Hawaii Wallet - A Study of State Gov't Finances
Proposed Program
Failure on Housing (Vangie Lamberts)
Power of the Purse
Testimony Plugs for a Realistic Budget (Frances McLeod)
Legislative Auditor's Report (Frances McLeod)
Ethics (Sharon Yokote)
Campaign Finances (Sharon Yokote)
In the Beginning... (Marilee Hoskins)
League Makes Land Use Debut

Campaign Finances

The campaign finance law that passed requires full disclosure of contributions and expenditures prior to each election, contains penalties for non-compliance and defines "contributions and "candidates Those items comply with the LWV position.

Other provisions set an overall limit on expenditures and specific limits on media spending and production costs, require continuing reports on deficits and surpluses and establish a five-member commission to administer the law.

The Lt. Governor's office built a lot of testimony favoring this bill from the L 1965 Election Laws Study Guide.

Sharon Yokote
LWV member, Lieut. Governor's Office

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