Federal Election Commission December 27, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Independent Expenditures and Electioneering Communications by Corporations and Labor Organizations
Document Number: 2011-32632
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-12-27
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Election Commission seeks comments on proposed changes to its rules regarding corporate and labor organization funding of expenditures, independent expenditures and electioneering communications. These and other proposed changes are in response to a Petition for Rulemaking filed by the James Madison Center for Free Speech urging the Commission to amend its regulations in response to the decision of the Supreme Court in Citizens United v. FEC. The Commission has made no final decision on the issues presented in this rulemaking.