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HB 116 (2023)

Increase fee to run for governor, U.S. Senator, U.S. Representative


Increases the filing fee for candidates running for governor and US Senator from $100 to $10,000 and for US Representative from $50 to $5,000. This bill then removes the filing fee of $2 for state representatives. The bill also increases the number of signed primary petitions required for primary ballot candidates who do not pay the filing fees.

Bill Sponsor:
Joe Sweeney
Public Hearing Date:
01/10/2023 02:00 pm
Public Hearing Location:
LOB Room 306-308

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