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Campaign Finance Limits and Deadlines

By law, individuals, political action committees and political parties are limited in the amount of money they may contribute to campaigns.

Committees receiving contributions must report them by specific deadlines.

There are penalties for exceeding contribution limits and failing to meet deadlines.  The Government Accountability Board's staff audits campaign finance reports, and the Board has imposed forfeitures on individuals who are found to have exceeded contribution limits.  Committees that miss a reporting deadline are also subject to forfeitures.

Please consult the attached documents below for information about contribution limits and reporting deadlines.

NOTE: These documents outlining limits  are currently under revision as a result of recent court decisions.

Campaign Finance Reporting Dates 2013, 2014, 2015.pdf16.1 KB
Contribution Limits - partisan state 9-2014 FINAL.pdf71.59 KB
Contribution Limits - non-partisan state 9-2014 FINAL.pdf70.5 KB
Contribution Limits - local 9-2014 FINAL.pdf179.86 KB