Federal Election Commission June 21, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Rulemaking Petition: Independent Expenditure Reporting
Document Number: 2011-15328
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-06-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On April 21, 2011, the Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking from Representative Chris Van Hollen. The Petition urges the Commission to revise and amend the regulations at 11 CFR 109.10(e)(1)(vi) regarding the reporting of independent expenditures by persons other than political committees. The Petition is available for inspection in the Commission's Public Records Office, on its website, http://www.fec.gov/fosers/, and through its Faxline service.
Rulemaking Petition: Independent Expenditures and Electioneering Communications by Corporations and Labor Organizations
Document Number: 2011-15327
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-06-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On January 26, 2010, the James Madison Center for Free Speech submitted to the Commission a Petition for Rulemaking. The Petition urges the Commission to conform its regulations regarding independent expenditures and electioneering communications made by corporations, membership organizations, and labor organizations to the decision of the Supreme Court in Citizens United v. FEC. The Petition is available for inspection in the Commission's Public Records Office, on its Web site, http://www.fec.gov/fosers/, and through its Faxline service.