HJR 213/SJR 80

Joint Subcommittee to Study Campaign Finance Reform

November 8, 2000, Richmond

Public Hearing

The joint subcommittee received comments from nine speakers advocating:

  • full and prompt disclosure,
  • independent audits,
  • improved review and enforcement efforts regarding disclosure reports,
  • limits on contributions to offset perception of corruption in campaigns,
  • public funding and expenditure limits,
  • limits on foreign contributions and solicitations,
  • local option authority to regulate campaign finances, and
  • further study and hearings concerning proposals to limit campaign contributions

The Honorable S. Chris Jones, Chairman
Legislative Services contact: Mary Spain