HB17-1328 - Require Candidates To Disclose Income Tax Returns

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning a requirement that candidates for certain federal executive offices file income tax returns with the secretary of state.

The bill requires candidates for president and vice president of the United States to file with the secretary of state the candidates' federal income tax return forms for the last 5 completed tax years. Neither the name of any candidate who fails to comply with the filing requirement nor the name of that candidate's running mate shall be printed on the official ballot.

The secretary of state is required to publish the returns on his or her official website within 7 days of the returns being filed.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


House Committees

Latest update: May 1, 2017
05/01/2017 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
04/21/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
04/21/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/20/2017 - House Second Reading Special Order - Passed - No Amendments
04/17/2017 - House Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
04/07/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Finance