Federal Election Commission October 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-25519
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-24
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Independent Expenditures and Electioneering Communications by Corporations and Labor Organizations
Document Number: 2014-24666
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-10-21
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Election Commission is revising its rules regarding corporate and labor organization funding of expenditures, independent expenditures, and electioneering communications. The Commission is issuing these rules in response to a Petition for Rulemaking filed by the James Madison Center for Free Speech petitioning the Commission to amend its regulations in response to the decision of the Supreme Court in Citizens United v. FEC.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2014-25015
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-20
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Aggregate Biennial Contribution Limits
Document Number: 2014-24661
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-10-17
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is removing regulatory limits on the aggregate amounts that an individual may contribute to federal candidates and political committees in each two-year election cycle. The Commission is taking this action in light of the Supreme Court's recent decision in McCutcheon v. FEC, which held that the aggregate contribution limits are unconstitutional. The Commission is accepting comments on these revisions to its regulations.
Aggregate Biennial Contribution Limits
Document Number: 2014-24660
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-10-17
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
In addition to publishing in today's Federal Register an Interim Final Rule to remove the aggregate contribution limits from the Commission's regulations, the Commission requests comments on whether to begin a rulemaking to revise other regulations in light of certain language from the Supreme Court's recent decision in McCutcheon v. FEC. The Commission intends to review the comments it receives as it decides what revisions, if any, it will propose making to its rules.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-24736
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-16
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2014-23952
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-06
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-23632
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-02
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Rulemaking Petition: Federal Office
Document Number: 2014-23443
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-10-02
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On August 28, 2014, the Commission received a Petition for Rulemaking from National Convention PBC. The petition asks the Commission to amend 11 CFR 100.4 to include delegates to a constitutional convention in the definition of ``federal office.'' The Commission seeks comments on this petition.