Corrupt Practices


Corrupt Practices
   BL Bill in reference to, introduced, 99; excites great public attention, 99; passed by Assembly, but rejected by Legislative Council, 100.

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  • corrupt practices act — corrupt prac·tic·es act n: a law regulating the amount and source of political campaign contributions and requiring detailed reports of expenditures Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • corrupt practices acts — n. laws limiting contributions to and expenditures in election campaigns, making illegal certain methods of influencing voters, etc. * * * …   Universalium

  • corrupt practices acts — n. laws limiting contributions to and expenditures in election campaigns, making illegal certain methods of influencing voters, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Corrupt Practices Act 1695 — The Corrupt Practices Act 1695 (7 8 Will. III, c. 4) was an Act of Parliament of the Parliament of England passed in 1696, the long title of which is An Act for preventing Charge and Expence in Elections of Members to serve in Parliament. It was… …   Wikipedia

  • corrupt practices act — any of several U.S. statutes for ensuring the purity of elections by forbidding the purchase of votes, restricting the amount and source of political contributions, limiting campaign expenditures, and requiring the submission of an itemized… …   Universalium

  • corrupt practices acts — Federal and state statutes regulating campaign contributions and expenditures, including disclosure requirements. 2 U.S.C.A. No. 231 et seq …   Black's law dictionary

  • corrupt practices acts — Federal and state statutes regulating campaign contributions and expenditures, including disclosure requirements. 2 U.S.C.A. No. 231 et seq …   Black's law dictionary