Federal Election Commission October 18, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Internet Communication Disclaimers; Reopening of Comment Period and Notice of Hearing
Document Number: 2016-25103
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-10-18
Agency: Federal Election Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On October 13, 2011, the Federal Election Commission published an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (``ANPRM'') seeking comment on whether to begin a rulemaking to revise its regulations concerning disclaimers on certain internet communications and, if so, on what changes should be made to those rules. The Commission has decided to reopen the comment period to receive additional comments in light of legal and technological developments since that notice was published. The Commission is also announcing a public hearing.