Federal Election Commission – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-02880
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-02574
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-15
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the Pennsylvania Special Election in the 12th Congressional District
Document Number: 2019-02383
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-15
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Pennsylvania has scheduled a special general election on May 21, 2019, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 12th Congressional District vacated by Representative Thomas A. Marino. Political committees participating in the Pennsylvania special general election are required to file pre- and post-election reports. The Commission is not requiring pre-election reports for candidates and committees involved in the special nominating caucuses due to time constraints.
Rulemaking Petition; Size of Letters in Disclaimers
Document Number: 2019-02092
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-02-12
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On December 4, 2018, the Federal Election Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking asking the Commission to amend the existing regulation pertaining to the size of letters in disclaimers on television ads. The Commission seeks comments on the petition.
Price Index Adjustments for Contribution and Expenditure Limitations and Lobbyist Bundling Disclosure Threshold
Document Number: 2019-01516
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-07
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 contribution and 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.
Definition of Contribution; Extension of Comment Period
Document Number: 2019-01194
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-02-06
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On January 31, 2019, the Federal Election Commission extended the comment period on the Notification of Availability for the Rulemaking Petition: Definition of Contribution (``NOA''), which sought comment on whether to begin a rulemaking to revise its regulations defining the term ``contribution'' in light of a recent district court decision in Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington v. Federal Election Commission. The Commission has decided to extend the comment period in light of the recent partial government shutdown.
Rulemaking Petition: Advisory Opinion Procedures; Extension of Comment Period
Document Number: 2019-01192
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-02-06
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On January 31, 2019, the Federal Election Commission extended the comment period on the Notification of Availability for the Rulemaking Petition: Advisory Opinion Procedures, which sought comment on whether to begin a rulemaking to establish specific time periods for the submission of public comments on drafts of advisory opinions. The Commission has decided to extend the comment period in light of the recent partial government shutdown.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-01184
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-05
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-01167
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-02-04
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2019-00705
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-01-31
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-28165
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-12-27
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Civil Monetary Penalties Annual Inflation Adjustments
Document Number: 2018-27801
Type: Rule
Date: 2018-12-27
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.
Reporting Multistate Independent Expenditures and Electioneering Communications
Document Number: 2018-27800
Type: Rule
Date: 2018-12-27
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is adopting final rules to address reporting of independent expenditures and electioneering communications that relate to presidential primary elections and that are publicly distributed in multiple states but that do not refer to any particular state's primary election.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-26842
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-12-11
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-26839
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-12-11
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-26580
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-12-06
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-26367
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-12-03
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-26296
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-12-03
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Rulemaking Petition: Advisory Opinion Procedures
Document Number: 2018-26111
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2018-12-03
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On February 10, 2016, the Federal Election Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking that asks the Commission to promulgate rules establishing specific time periods for the submission of public comments on drafts of advisory opinions. The Commission seeks comments on this petition.
Rulemaking Petition: Definition of Contribution
Document Number: 2018-26107
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2018-12-03
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On August 27, 2018, the Federal Election Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking, which asks the Commission to amend a regulation that defines the term ``contribution'' in light of a recent district court decision in Citizens for Responsibility & Ethics in Washington v. Federal Election Commission. The Commission seeks comments on the petition.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-26108
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-11-29
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-25337
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-11-19
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-24902
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-11-14
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-24864
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-11-13
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-24719
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-11-09
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-24245
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-11-05
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-23717
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-29
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-23152
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-22
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-22887
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-18
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2018-22560
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-16
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-22300
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-12
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-22036
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-09
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2018-21763
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-10-04
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the New York Special Election in the 25th Congressional District
Document Number: 2018-20779
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-25
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
New York has scheduled a special general election on November 6, 2018, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 25th Congressional District of the late Representative Louise Slaughter. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special General Election on November 6, 2018, shall file a 12-day Pre-General Report, and a 30-day Post-General Report.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2018-20791
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-24
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2018-20632
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Rulemaking Petition: Personal Use of Leadership PAC Funds
Document Number: 2018-20095
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2018-09-17
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On July 24, 2018, the Federal Election Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking, which asks the Commission to revise and amend the existing regulation concerning the personal use of campaign funds, to specify that that regulation applies to leadership PAC funds. The Commission seeks comments on the petition.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-19230
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-04
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-19229
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-09-04
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-18395
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-23
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-16700
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-08-02
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-16399
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-30
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-16325
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-07-30
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-13765
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-06-25
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Internet Communication Disclaimers and Definition of “Public Communication”
Document Number: 2018-13390
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2018-06-22
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Election Commission is adding a second day to the already-announced public hearing on the proposed rules for disclaimers on public communications on the internet.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-13445
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-06-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Filing Dates for the Pennsylvania Special Election in the 15th Congressional District
Document Number: 2018-12487
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-06-11
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Pennsylvania has scheduled a special general election on November 6, 2018, to fill the U.S. House of Representatives seat in the 15th Congressional District vacated by Representative Charles Dent. Committees required to file reports in connection with the Special General Election on November 6, 2018, shall file a 12-day Pre-General Report, and a 30-day Post-General Report.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-12095
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-06-04
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2018-12040
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-06-04
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2018-11552
Type: Notice
Date: 2018-05-29
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions