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Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2020-24768
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-05
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2020-22991
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-10-15
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2020-17836
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-14
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the Georgia Special Election in the 5th Congressional District Special Election
Document Number: 2020-17272
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-07
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Georgia has scheduled a Special General Election on September 29, 2020, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat of the late Representative John Lewis. Under Georgia law, a majority winner in a Special General Election is declared elected. Should no candidate achieve a majority vote, a Special Runoff Election will be held on December 1, 2020, between the top two vote-getters. Political committees participating in the Georgia special elections are required to file pre- and post-election reports. Filing deadlines for these reports are affected by whether one or two elections are held.
Civil Monetary Penalties Annual Inflation Adjustments
Document Number: 2020-16032
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-08-07
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
As required by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, the Federal Election Commission is adjusting 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.
Rulemaking Petition: Transfers From Candidate's Authorized Committee
Document Number: 2020-13573
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-06-30
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On April 8, 2020, the Federal Election Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking asking the Commission to amend its regulations to limit the amount that the authorized committee of a federal candidate may transfer to a national political party committee. The Petition proposes to limit these transfers so that a self-funded candidate cannot transfer funds derived from the candidate's personal funds to a national political party committee if the transferred funds would exceed the annual limit on an individual's contributions to a national party committee. The Commission seeks comment on the Petition.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2020-13852
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-25
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2020-13303
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-18
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2020-12971
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-15
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2020-09935
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-05-07
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2020-08565
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2020-08197
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-16
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the New York Special Election in the 27th Congressional District
Document Number: 2020-07447
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-09
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
New York has rescheduled the date of the Special General Election to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 27th Congressional District vacated by Representative Chris Collins. The Special General Election, formerly set for April 28, 2020, will now be held on June 23, 2020. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special General Election on June 23, 2020, shall file a 12-day Pre-General Report, and a 30-day Post-General Report.
Filing Dates for the Georgia Senate Special Election
Document Number: 2020-04700
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-03-09
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Georgia has scheduled a Special General Election on November 3, 2020, to fill the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Senator Johnny Isakson. Under Georgia law, a majority winner in a Special General Election is declared elected. Should no candidate achieve a majority vote, a Special Runoff Election will be held on January 5, 2021, between the top two vote-getters. Political committees participating in the Georgia special elections are required to file pre- and post- election reports. Filing deadlines for these reports are affected by whether one or two elections are held.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2020-04688
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-03-05
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the New York Special Election in the 27th Congressional District
Document Number: 2020-03313
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
New York has scheduled a special election on April 28, 2020, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 27th Congressional District vacated by Representative Chris Collins. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special General Election on April 28, 2020 shall file a 12-day Pre-General Report, and a 30-day Post-General Report.
Price Index Adjustments for Expenditure Limitations and Lobbyist Bundling Disclosure Threshold
Document Number: 2020-03262
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
As mandated by provisions of the Federal Election Campaign Act (the Act), the Federal Election Commission (the Commission) is adjusting certain expenditure limitations and the lobbyist bundling disclosure threshold set forth in the Act, to index the amounts for inflation. Additional details appear in the supplemental information that follows.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2020-02970
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-13
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2020-02499
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-06
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2020-00813
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-01-17
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2020-00258
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-01-09
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-26492
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-06
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-26348
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-05
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-26346
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-05
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the California Special Election in the 25th Congressional District
Document Number: 2019-25599
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-26
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
California has scheduled a Special General Election on March 3, 2020, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 25th Congressional District vacated by Representative Katie Hill. Under California law, a majority winner in a special election is declared elected. Should no candidate achieve a majority vote, a Special Runoff Election will be held on May 12, 2020, between the top two vote- getters. Political committees participating in the California special elections are required to file pre- and post-election reports. Filing deadlines for these reports are affected by whether one or two elections are held.
Filing Dates for the Wisconsin Special Primary and Special General Elections in the 7th Congressional District
Document Number: 2019-24999
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-19
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is withdrawing the notice published in the Federal Register on October 31, 2019, concerning filing dates for the Special Primary and Special General Elections to be held in Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District because it was based on outdated information regarding when those special elections will be held. The Commission is now publishing a corrected version of that notice, reflecting updated information regarding when the Special Primary and Special General Elections will be held.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-24853
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-14
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the Maryland Special Election in the 7th Congressional District
Document Number: 2019-24258
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-07
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Maryland has scheduled special elections on February 4, 2020, and April 28, 2020, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 7th Congressional District of the late Representative Elijah Cummings. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special Primary Election on February 4, 2020, shall file a 12-day Pre-Primary Report. Committees required to file reports in connection with both the Special Primary and Special General Election on April 28, 2020, shall file a 12-day Pre-Primary, a 12-day Pre-General, and a 30-day Post- General Report.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-24181
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-05
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-24173
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-04
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the Wisconsin Special Election in the 7th Congressional District
Document Number: 2019-23764
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-10-31
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Wisconsin has scheduled special elections on December 30, 2019, and January 27, 2020, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 7th Congressional District vacated by Representative Sean Duffy. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special Primary Election on December 30, 2019, shall file a 12-day Pre-Primary Report. Committees required to file reports in connection with both the Special Primary and Special General Election on January 27, 2020, shall file a 12-day Pre-Primary, a consolidated 12-day Pre-General Report and Year-End Report, and a 30-day Post-General Report.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-22974
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-10-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-22811
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-10-17
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-22427
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-10-11
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-21480
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-10-01
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-19336
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-06
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Rulemaking Petition: Requiring Reporting of Exchanges of Email Lists
Document Number: 2019-18511
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-08-28
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On June 28, 2019, the Federal Election Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking asking the Commission to amend its existing regulation requiring political committees to report receipts and disbursements to specify that the regulation also applies to the receipt and disbursement of a mailing list or other valuable list, even if such a list is received or disbursed as part of an equal-value exchange. The Commission seeks comments on the petition.
Rulemaking Petition: Requiring Reporting of Segregated Party Accounts
Document Number: 2019-18505
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-08-28
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On August 5, 2019, the Federal Election Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking asking the Commission to promulgate rules to specifically require reporting of receipts and disbursements of the accounts created by the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 2015. The Commission seeks comments on the petition.
Rulemaking Petition: Filing Dates for Unauthorized Political Committees
Document Number: 2019-18504
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-08-28
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On June 14, 2019, the Federal Election Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking, which asks the Commission to amend its existing regulation that sets forth filing dates for unauthorized political committees. The proposed amendment would require any unauthorized committee that starts an election year as a quarterly filer to maintain that status through any primary elections in which the committee is involved. The Commission seeks comment on the petition.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2019-18145
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-17952
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-19
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Rulemaking Petition: Amending the Definition of Contribution To Include “Valuable Information”
Document Number: 2019-16240
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-07-31
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On April 29, 2019, the Federal Election Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking asking the Commission to amend the existing regulation defining ``contribution.'' The Commission seeks comments on the Petition.
Policy Statement Regarding a Program for Requesting Consideration of Legal Questions by the Commission
Document Number: 2019-15988
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-29
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. On May 13, 2016, the Commission further revised this policy to clarify that requests for consideration must be submitted to the Commission Secretary to ensure that such requests are processed in a timely manner, and to build five business days into the program to allow time for the informal resolution of matters. The Commission is now republishing the policy to reflect the Commission's new mailing address. The Commission, however, is not making any substantive changes to the policy published on May 13, 2016.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-15578
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-22
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Point of Entry for All Campaign Finance Reports; Correction
Document Number: 2019-15479
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-07-22
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On May 2, 2019, the Federal Election Commission revised Commission regulations regarding the point of entry for filing campaign finance reports. That document inadvertently contained technical language having the effect of removing a portion of one of the regulations. This document corrects the final regulations.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-15412
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-18
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-14893
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-11
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-14636
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-08
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-14436
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-05
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-13260
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions