News Releases, Media Advisories
|For Immediate Release
June 13, 2003
|COMPLIANCE CASE MADE PUBLIC|
|WASHINGTON -- The Federal
Election Commission has recently made public its final action on a matter previously under
review (MUR). This release contains only disposition information.
Specific released documents placed on the public record within the following closed MURs are cited following DISPOSITION heading. Release of these documents is consistent with the district court opinion in the December 19, 2001, decision of AFL-CIO v. FEC, now on appeal to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. Once an appellate decision is rendered, the Commission will review documents related to cases released in the interim.
*There are four administrative stages to the FEC enforcement process:
It requires the votes of at least four of the six Commissioners to take any action. The FEC can close a case at any point after reviewing a complaint. If a violation is found and conciliation cannot be reached, then the FEC can institute a civil court action against a respondent.
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