Federal Election Commission – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-29267
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-12-05
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-29014
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-12-01
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-28727
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-11-28
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-27621
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-11-16
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-27328
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-11-10
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Technological Modernization
Document Number: 2016-25102
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-11-02
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Election Commission requests comment on proposed changes to its regulations to address contributions and expenditures that are made by electronic means, such as through internet-based payment processors or text messaging; to eliminate and update references to outdated technologies; and to address similar issues. The Commission has not made any final decisions about the issues and proposals presented in this rulemaking.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-25797
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-10-24
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-25570
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-10-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Internet Communication Disclaimers; Reopening of Comment Period and Notice of Hearing
Document Number: 2016-25103
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-10-18
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On October 13, 2011, the Federal Election Commission published an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (``ANPRM'') seeking comment on whether to begin a rulemaking to revise its regulations concerning disclaimers on certain internet communications and, if so, on what changes should be made to those rules. The Commission has decided to reopen the comment period to receive additional comments in light of legal and technological developments since that notice was published. The Commission is also announcing a public hearing.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-24969
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-10-14
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Rulemaking Petition: Political Party Rules
Document Number: 2016-24310
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-10-07
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On June 15, 2016, the Federal Election Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking asking the Commission to revise existing rules regarding the use of federal funds to pay for certain activities of state, district, or local committees of a political party. The Commission seeks comments on this petition.
Rulemaking Petition: Implementing the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015
Document Number: 2016-24309
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-10-07
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Election Commission has received a Petition for Rulemaking that asks the Commission to amend its regulations to implement amendments to the Federal Election Campaign Act made by the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, which established certain new accounts for national party committees. The petition also asks the Commission to amend its regulations regarding convention committees. The Commission seeks comments on this petition.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-24040
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-10-04
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-23336
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-27
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the Kentucky Special Election in the 1st Congressional District
Document Number: 2016-22685
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Kentucky has scheduled a special general election on November 8, 2016, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 1st Congressional District vacated by Representative Ed Whitfield. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special General Election on November 8, 2016, shall file a 12-day Pre-General Report, and a 30-day Post-General Report.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-22725
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-22716
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-22039
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-13
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-21791
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-09
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-19970
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-19
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-19305
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-12
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the Hawaii Special Election in the 1st Congressional District
Document Number: 2016-19205
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-12
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Hawaii has scheduled a special general election on November 8, 2016, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 1st Congressional District of the late Representative Mark Takai. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special General Election on November 8, 2016, shall file a 12-day Pre-General Report, and a 30-day Post-General Report.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-19246
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-11
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the Ohio Special Democratic Primary Election in the 8th Congressional District
Document Number: 2016-18839
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-09
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Ohio has scheduled a special primary election on September 13, 2016, to fill the vacancy on the November 8, 2016, general election ballot that was created by the withdrawal of the Democratic nominee Corey Foister. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special Primary Election on September 13, 2016, shall file a 12-day Pre-Primary Report.
Disclosure of Certain Documents in Enforcement and Other Matters
Document Number: 2016-18190
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-02
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is adopting a policy with respect to placing certain documents on the public record in enforcement, administrative fines, and alternative dispute resolution cases, as well as administrative matters. The categories of records that will be included in the public record are described below.
Filing Dates for the Pennsylvania Special Election in the 2nd Congressional District
Document Number: 2016-16821
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-18
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Pennsylvania has scheduled a special general election on November 8, 2016, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 2nd Congressional District vacated by Representative Chaka Fattah. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special General Election on November 8, 2016, shall file a 12-day Pre-General Report, and a 30-day Post-General Report.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-16805
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-14
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-16498
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-12
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-16268
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-08
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-15317
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-27
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Civil Monetary Penalties Inflation Adjustments
Document Number: 2016-14877
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-06-24
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
As required by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015, the Federal Election Commission is adopting interim final rules to adjust for inflation the civil monetary penalties established under the Federal Election Campaign Act, the Presidential Election Campaign Fund Act, and the Presidential Primary Matching Payment Account Act. The civil monetary penalties being adjusted are those negotiated by the Commission or imposed by a court for certain statutory violations; and those imposed by the Commission for late filing of or failure to file certain reports required by the Federal Election Campaign Act. The adjusted civil monetary penalties are calculated according to a statutory formula and the adjusted amounts will apply to penalties assessed after the effective date of these rules.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-15028
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-23
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-14736
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-14077
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-14
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-13760
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-09
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Technical Amendments and Corrections
Document Number: 2016-12661
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-06-01
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is making technical corrections to various sections of its regulations.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-12820
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-31
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-12298
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-24
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-12248
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-24
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-12006
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-19
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-11636
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-16
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Policy Statement Regarding a Program for Requesting Consideration of Legal Questions by the Commission
Document Number: 2016-11145
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-13
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Election Commission (``Commission'') adopted a program on August 1, 2011, providing for a means by which persons and entities may have a legal question considered by the Commission earlier in both the report review process and the audit process. On October 23, 2013, the Commission revised this policy to provide an alternative electronic means to file a request with the Commission. This new policy is identical to the October 23, 2013 program, except that it makes two modifications: (1) To clarify that requests for consideration be submitted to the Commission Secretary to ensure that such request are processed in timely manner, and (2) to build five business days into the program to allow time for informal resolution of matters.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-10329
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-02
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-09727
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-04-25
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-09446
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-04-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-09035
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-04-18
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-08417
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-04-12
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-08143
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-04-07
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-07120
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-29
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2016-06436
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions