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ORDINANCE NO. 596.5 <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF ANAHEIM AMENDING <br />SECTION 1.09.050 CHAPTER 1.09 OF TITLE 1 OF THE <br />ANAHEIM MUNICIPAL CODE RELATING TO THE CITY OF <br />ANAHEIM CAMPAIGN REFORM LAW <br />THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ANAHEIM DOES ORDAIN AS <br />FOLLOWS: <br />SECTION 1. <br />That Section 1.09.050 of Chapter 1.09 of Title 1 of the Anaheim Municipal Code be, and the <br />same is hereby, amended in its entirety to read as follows: <br />"1.09.050 CONTRIBUTION LIMITATIONS. <br />.010 Council Candidates. Except as provided in subsection .020 of this section, no person <br />shall make, and no city candidate or treasurer of any controlled committee of any city candidate shall <br />solicit or accept, any contributions which would cause the total amount contributed by such person <br />to such candidate or his or her controlled committee to exceed the Contribution Limit set forth in <br />subsection .050 of this section during any election cycle for any city office. <br />.020 Elective City Officers and Candidates With Outstanding Debt From Prior Election. <br />No person shall make, and no elective city officer or indebted former candidate, or treasurer of any <br />controlled committee of any elective city officer or indebted former candidate, shall solicit or accept, <br />any contributions for the purpose of retiring outstanding debt from a prior city election which would <br />cause the total amount contributed by such person to such elective city officer or indebted former <br />candidate or his or her controlled committee, to exceed the Contribution Limit set forth in subsection <br />.050 of this section for the election in which the outstanding debt was incurred, regardless of when <br />the contribution(s) is made or received. <br />.030. Recall Elections. The Contribution Limit set forth in subsection .050 of this section <br />shall also apply to any committee which collects contributions for the purpose of making <br />expenditures in support of or opposition to the recall of an elective city officer, and to contributions <br />received by such elective city officer, during a recall election cycle as defined in Section 1.09.060 <br />of this chapter. <br />.040 Candidate's Personal Funds. The provisions of this section shall not apply to a city <br />candidate's contribution of his or her personal funds to his or her own controlled committee. <br />Contributions from community property owned jointly by a city candidate and his or her spouse shall <br />be deemed contributions by the city candidate. Contributions by the spouse of a city candidate from <br />such spouse's separate property shall be subject to the contribution limitations set forth in subsection <br />1.09.050.010. <br />