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24- and 48-Hour Reports of Independent Expenditures

Political committees and other persons who make independent expenditures may have to disclose this activity within 48- or 24-hours based upon the date and amount of the expenditure. See 11 CFR 104.4(b)(2) and (c) and 109.10(c) and (d).

The list below provides a breakdown of the periods during which 48- and 24-hour reports of Independent Expenditures must be filed in connection with 2017 Special Elections.  For a chronological listing, consult the FEC Calendar.

Political Committees must use FEC Form 3X, Schedule E [PDF] to file 48- and 24-hour notices.  Persons who are not political committees must use FEC Form 5 [PDF].

 

Coverage Periods for 48- and 24-Hour Reporting of Independent Expenditures in connection with 2017 Special Elections

Election
Date

Independent Expenditures
 48-Hour Notice Period Ends On

Independent Expenditures
 24-Hour Notice Period

Alabama Senate
Special Primary
08/15/17
07/26/17
07/27/17 - 08/13/17
Alabama Senate
Special Primary Runoff
09/26/17
09/06/17
09/07/17 - 09/24/17
Alabama Senate
Special General
12/12/17
11/22/17
11/23/17 - 12/10/17
California 34th Congressional District
Special General
04/04/17
03/15/17
03/16/17 - 04/02/17
California 34th Congressional District
Special Runoff
06/06/17
05/17/17
05/18/17 - 06/04/17
Georgia 6th Congressional District
Special General
04/18/17
03/29/17
03/30/17 - 04/16/17
Georgia 6th Congressional District
Special Runoff
06/20/17
05/31/17
06/01/17 - 06/18/17
Kansas 4th Congressional District
Special General
04/11/17
03/22/17
03/23/17 - 04/09/17
Montana At-Large Congressional District
Special General
05/25/17
05/05/17
05/06/17 - 05/23/17
South Carolina 5th Congressional District
Special Primary
05/02/17
04/12/17
04/13/17 - 04/30/17
South Carolina 5th Congressional District
Special Primary Runoff
05/16/17
04/26/17
04/27/17 - 05/14/17
South Carolina 5th Congressional District
Special General
06/20/17
05/31/17
06/01/17 - 06/18/17