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Political Reform; Limitations on Contributions; Contribution Limitations   

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(a) For purposes of the contribution limits of this chapter, the following terms have the following meanings:

(1) "Entity" means any person, other than an individual.

(2) "Majority owned" means an ownership of more than 50 percent.

(b) The contributions of an entity whose contributions are directed and controlled by any individual shall be aggregated with contributions made by that individual and any other entity whose contributions are directed and controlled by the same individual.

(c) If two or more entities make contributions that are directed and controlled by a majority of the same persons, the contributions of those entities shall be aggregated.

(d) Contributions made by entities that are majority owned by any person shall be aggregated with the contributions of the majority owner and all other entities majority owned by that person, unless those entities act independently in their decisions to make contributions.

(Amended by Stats. 2001, Ch. 241, Sec. 6.)