Petition for Rulemaking on Administrative Fine Program and Commission
On March 30, 2015, the Commission published a Notice of Availability seeking public comments on a rulemaking petition that asks the Commission to expand its Administrative Fine Program (AFP) and revise and update its reporting forms and instructions. Read more...
Petition for Rulemaking on Identification of Federal Contractors
On March 30, 2015, the Commission published a Notice of Availability seeking
public comment on a rulemaking petition that proposes changes to Commission
regulations that could affect how the ban on contributions by federal government
contractors is applied. Read more...
FEC Announces Effective Date for Final Rules on Independent Expenditures and Electioneering Communications by Corporations and Labor Organizations
The Commission has announced an effective date of January 27, 2015, for revised rules that permit corporations and labor organizations to finance independent expenditures and electioneering communications. See 80 Fed. Reg. 12079 (March 6, 2015). Read more...
Commission Holds Hearing on McCutcheon Advance Notice of Proposed
The Commission held a public hearing on February 11, 2015, to receive input on possible changes to its rules in light of the Supreme Court’s April 2014 decision in McCutcheon, et al. v. FEC. Read more...
Removal of Aggregate Biennial Contribution Limits Made Final
On December 24, 2014, the Commission announced that the interim rules removing the aggregate biennial contribution limits formerly found at 11 CFR 110.5 are now final rules. (79 Fed. Reg. 77373). Read more...
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