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Section 17-5-15.1

Limitation on receipt and spending of funds by principal campaign committee of a state or local candidate.

(a) A principal campaign committee of a state or local candidate and any person authorized to make an expenditure on its behalf may not receive or spend, in a campaign for state or local office, campaign funds in excess of one thousand dollars ($1,000) that were raised by a principal campaign committee of a federal candidate.

(b) Any person who intentionally receives or expends campaign funds in violation of subsection (a) shall be guilty, upon conviction, of a Class C felony.

(Act 2010-765, 1st Sp. Sess., p. 38, §3; Act 2013-311, p. 1060, §1.)
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