Party Disclosures

2015 Financial Disclosure Deadlines

The deadline to pay a fine to the Lt. Governor's Office is 30 days after the day on which the fine is imposed (S.B. 137).

State Party

A state party must file the necessary reports listed below regardless of the amount of contributions received and expenditures made.

Type of ReportWho is required to file?Due DateWhat the report includesPenalty for failure to file report by due date
Pre-Convention All state parties 7 days before the state party convention in a regular election year Expenditures and contributions as of 5 days before the due date. $100 fine
Pre-Primary All state parties 7 days before the primary election in a regular election year Expenditures and contributions since the last report as of 5 days before the due date. $100 fine
September 30 All state parties September 30 of a regular election year Expenditures and contributions since the last report as of 5 days before the due date. $100 fine
Pre-General Election All state parties 7 days before the general election in a regular election year Expenditures and contributions since the last report as of 5 days before the due date. $100 fine
Year-End All state parties January 10th of every year All expenditures and contributions since the last report through December 31st. $100 fine
Final State parties who no longer receive or expend campaign funds and wish to close their campaign. Anytime Statement of dissolution, final summary report with a zero balance. N/A

 

County Party

A county party must file the necessary reports listed below only if a county party received at least $750 in contributions or disbursed expenditures totaling at least $50 during a calendar year.

Type of ReportWho is required to file?Due DateWhat the report includesPenalty for failure to file report by due date
Pre-Convention All county parties 7 days before the county party convention of a regular election year Expenditures and contributions as of 5 days before the due date. $100 fine
Pre-Primary All county parties 7 days before the primary election of a regular election year Expenditures and contributions since the last report as of 5 days before the due date. $1,000 fine
September 30 All county parties September 30 of a regular election year Expenditures and contributions since the last report as of 5 days before the due date. $1,000 fine
Pre-General Election All county parties 7 days before the general election of a regular election year Expenditures and contributions since the last report as of 5 days before the due date. $1,000 fine
Year-End All county parties January 10th of every year All expenditures and contributions since the last report through December 31st. $100 fine
Final County parties who no longer receive or expend campaign funds and wish to close their campaign. Anytime Statement of dissolution, final summary report with a zero balance.

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