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Current Status of a Specific Bill or Resolution
2007-2008 Legislative Session

General:

Bill:  S.0278 
Title:  FINANCING CAMPAIGNS 
 
Currently:  Vetoed 
 
Sponsor(s): White, Jeanette
 
Request No:  08-0141 
Drafter:  Leven 
   
Comments:   

Senate Status:

Current Status:  VETO SUSTAINED 
Status Date:  04/28/2008 
   
Date
 
Action
 
Jrn. Page
1st Reading:  01/08/2008    12 
2nd Reading:  01/17/2008    50 
3rd Reading:  01/18/2008  PASSED  54 

Senate Committee Reports:

Committee In Date Out Date Report Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
S Government Operations  01/08/2008  01/17/2008  F/W/A  30  Agreed to  50  01/17/2008 
S Government Operations  02/20/2008  03/20/2008  FAVOR    Agreed to  374  03/20/2008 

Senate Amendments (Individual):

Member Date Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
House  02/20/2008  265  Agreed to  374  03/20/2008 

Senate Roll Call Votes:

Date Question Ayes Nays P/F Jrn JrnDate  
01/17/2008  Shall the bill be read the third time?  24  52  01/17/2008  Details
04/22/2008  Shall the bill pass notwithstanding the refusal of the Governor to approve it?  26  821  04/22/2008  Details

House Status:

Current Status:  VETO SUSTAINED 
Status Date:  04/25/2008 
   
Date
 
Action
 
Jrn. Page
1st Reading:  01/23/2008    64 
2nd Reading:  02/13/2008    240 
3rd Reading:  02/14/2008  PASSED  272 

House Committee Reports:

Committee In Date Out Date Report Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
H Government Operations  01/23/2008  02/12/2008  F/W/P/A    Agreed to    02/13/2008 

House Amendments (Individual):

Member Date Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
Pillsbury, Daryl L.  02/13/2008    AMEND    02/14/2008 
Flory, Margaret   02/13/2008    Divided    02/13/2008 
Pillsbury, Daryl L.  02/13/2008    Substituted    02/14/2008 
Flory, Margaret   02/13/2008    Disagreed to    02/13/2008 
Flory, Margaret   02/13/2008    Disagreed to    02/13/2008 
Pillsbury, Daryl L.  02/14/2008    Divided    02/14/2008 
Pillsbury, Daryl L.  02/14/2008    Agreed to    02/14/2008 
Pillsbury, Daryl L.  02/14/2008    Disagreed to    02/14/2008 
Ainsworth, David M.  02/14/2008    Substituted    02/14/2008 
Sweaney, Donna G.  02/14/2008    Agreed to    02/14/2008 
Baker, Joseph   02/14/2008    Withdrawn    02/14/2008 

House Roll Call Votes:

Date Question Ayes Nays P/F Jrn JrnDate  
02/13/2008  Shall the amendment of Rep. Flory of Pittsford, in Secs. 2-5, be a substitute for the report of the Committee on Government Operations?  44  95    02/13/2008  Details
02/13/2008  Shall the House propose to the Senate to amend the bill as recommended by the Committee on Government Operations?  89  41    02/13/2008  Details
02/14/2008  Shall House propose to Senate to amend the House proposal of amendment as recommended by Rep. Pillsbury of Brattleboro in 1st & 3rd instances of am (as amended)?  44  85  269  02/14/2008  Details
02/14/2008  Shall the amendment offered by Rep. Sweaney of Windsor be a substitute for the amendment of Rep. Ainsworth of Royalton?  87  44  271  02/14/2008  Details
04/25/2008  Shall the bill pass, the failure of the Governor to approve notwithstanding?  99  51    04/25/2008  Details

Conference Committees:

There are no conference committees for this bill.

Governor's Actions

House and Senate Agreement: 03/20/2008
Sent to Governor: 04/01/2008
Governor's Action: Vetoed
Date: 04/04/2008
Act No:
EffectiveDate:

Bill Text:

Bill As Introduced
House Proposal of Amendment
As Passed the Senate
Bill As Passed by House and Senate