Advisory Opinions Archives 1973 to 1980
 
DISCLAIMER: Please note that the older advisory opinions may have been superseded by subsequent law, in particular the 1993 Amendments to the Reporting Act. In addition, the Commission may have adopted subsequent regulations and/or issued subsequent advisory opinions concerning an issue addressed in an Advisory Opinion.
Advisory Opinion No. 48-1980 PAC of national association soliciting funds soliciting contributions from voluntary dues billings of local associations. 
Advisory Opinion No. 47-1980 Campaign travel and dinner expenses. 
Advisory Opinion No. 46-1980 Candidate paying for tickets to political and social functions with campaign contributions. 
Advisory Opinion No. 45-1980 Political party committees reporting unsatisfied judgments.
Advisory Opinion No. 44-1980 Distinction between campaign activity and exploratory activity. 
Advisory Opinion No. 43-1980 Filing obligation of committee with respect on a public question. 
Advisory Opinion No. 42-1980 Filing obligation of continuing political club. 
Advisory Opinion No. 41-1980 Distinction between campaign activity and exploratory activity. 
Advisory Opinion No. 40-1980 Providing proof of contributors. 
Advisory Opinion No. 39-1980 County party committee mailing ten dollar bills to potential contributors.
Advisory Opinion No. 38-1980 Filing obligation of local political party club. 
Advisory Opinion No. 37-1980 "Regular Committee" of political party which do not involve raising money or expenditures for candidates or ballot issues. 
Advisory Opinion No. 36-1980 Designation of personal campaign committee, certifications and deadline. 
Advisory Opinion No. 35-1980 Publishing of committeeman's newsletter, is it political and election date. 
Advisory Opinion No. 34-1980 Transferring money from a PAC depository to a money market certificate. 
Advisory Opinion No. 33-1980 Exploratory campaign activities. 
Advisory Opinion No. 32-1980 To whom is check from partnership accredited to? 
Advisory Opinion No. 31-1980 Questions regarding lobbyist contributions and expenditures. 
Advisory Opinion No. 30-1980 See A.O. 20-1980
Advisory Opinion No. 29-1980 Are candidates allowed to designate a joint committee for contributions and expenditures. 
Advisory Opinion No. 28-1980 See A.O. 33-1976
Advisory Opinion No. 27-1980 Similar to A.O. 06-1979. Additional filing requirements for successful local candidates such as filing with municipal clerk and local newspaper. 
Advisory Opinion No. 26-1980 Various questions regarding state PACs, some in regard to federal PACs.
Advisory Opinion No. 25-1980 Threshold for reporting independent expenditures. 
Advisory Opinion No. 24-1980 Reporting contributions and expenses from "testimonial affair." 
Advisory Opinion No. 23-1980 Threshold for reporting independent expenditures. 
Advisory Opinion No. 22-1980 Can candidate with campaign committee continue to allow contributions to a booster club?
Advisory Opinion No. 21-1980 Threshold of reporting for school board candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 20-1980 PACs, prohibited corporate contributions. 
Advisory Opinion No. 19-1980 Reporting requirements for solicitations for candidates for federal office and Act. 
Advisory Opinion No. 18-1980 Payment of state party committee of expenses of inaugural ball and payment of campaign debt. 
Advisory Opinion No. 17-1980 Disposition of excess campaign funds.
Advisory Opinion No. 16-1980 "In-Kind" contribution of office space for legislator.
Advisory Opinion No. 15-1980 Expenditures for selection of delegates for national party convention and Act.
Advisory Opinion No. 14-1980 Timing of pre and post election campaign reports. 
Advisory Opinion No. 13-1980 Circumstances of contributions and expenditures on behalf of a candidate. 
Advisory Opinion No. 12-1980 Campaign funds used for payment of attorney fees in threatened litigation. 
Advisory Opinion No. 11-1980 Pre-and post election reports by women's political party club whose activities are charitable. 
Advisory Opinion No. 10-1980 Threshold for organization to file lobbying reports. 
Advisory Opinion No. 09-1980 Filing for "Friends of" committee supporting a candidate in an election after transferring funds to similar committee for next election. 
Advisory Opinion No. 08-1980 Surplus funds of organization and school board elections. 
Advisory Opinion No. 07-1980 Disclosure and placing public question on ballot. 
Advisory Opinion No. 06-1980 Disposition of excess campaign funds including for maintaining legislative office, personal use. 
Advisory Opinion No. 05-1980 In-kind contribution to political committee and late reporting.
Advisory Opinion No. 04-1980 In-kind contribution to political committee.
Advisory Opinion No. 03-1980 Reporting obligations for "political information organizations." 
Advisory Opinion No. 02-1980 Distinction between contributors and political committees. 
Advisory Opinion No. 01-1980 Legal use of campaign funds including personal use and contributing funds to governmental agency. 
Advisory Opinion No. 21-1979 Use of excess campaign funds and transfers. 
Advisory Opinion No. 20-1979 Use of excess campaign funds. 
Advisory Opinion No. 17-1979 Costs of computer study allocated to candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 16-1979 Legal expenses in connection to litigation involving campaign and campaign expenditures. 
Advisory Opinion No. 15-1979 Political committees required to have bank account in NJ if primarily NJ related. 
Advisory Opinion No. 14-1979 Party committees making contributions to primary candidates, including paying off primary debts of candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 13-1979 Filing obligation from fundraising dinner. 
Advisory Opinion No. 12-1979 Filing obligation of corporate contributor to campaign. 
Advisory Opinion No. 11-1979 Actions on issues before they become public questions on ballot
Advisory Opinion No. 10-1979 Political club making contributions to candidate in primary. 
Advisory Opinion No. 09-1979 Commission and authority to advise on election laws. 
Advisory Opinion No. 08-1979 Placing campaign funds in interest bearing account. 
Advisory Opinion No. 07-1979 Transfer of surplus campaign funds to another political committee.
Advisory Opinion No. 06-1979 Commission and authority to advise on election laws. 
Advisory Opinion No. 05-1979 Fire District elections covered by the Act. 
Advisory Opinion No. 04-1979 Filing by political action committee.
Advisory Opinion No. 03-1979 Filing by political action committee.
Advisory Opinion No. 02-1979 Using excess campaign funds to repay a loan to campaign.
Advisory Opinion No. 01-1979 Filing obligation of civic association of candidate which did not raise or spend any money on political purposes.
Advisory Opinion No. 27-1978 Repayment of loan to campaign after end of campaign. 
Advisory Opinion No. 24-1978 Reporting threshold of contributions to political committees. 
Advisory Opinion No. 23-1978 Repayment of loan to campaign after end of campaign. 
Advisory Opinion No. 22-1978 Federal PAC contributing to NJ candidates and maintaining a NJ depository. 
Advisory Opinion No. 21-1978 Reporting for local referendum held outside state law. 
Advisory Opinion No. 20-1978 Annual report of CPC.
Advisory Opinion No. 19-1978 Lawful and unlawful use of campaign funds including personal use. Proceeds from fundraiser used for office expenses.
Advisory Opinion No. 18-1978 Candidate or municipal committee paying litigation expenses from candidacy with surplus campaign funds. 
Advisory Opinion No. 17-1978 Reporting of "annual report" to be mailed to public. (Not ELEC reports). 
Advisory Opinion No. 16-1978 National ideological PAC and New Jersey reporting obligations. 
Advisory Opinion No. 15-1978 Does the Act cover election of delegates and alternates to a national party conference (midterm convention)? 
Advisory Opinion No. 14-1978 Transfer of remaining campaign funds to a political club. 
Advisory Opinion No. 13-1978 "Friends" group becoming political committee when its officeholder seeks reelection. 
Advisory Opinion No. 12-1978 Reporting requirements for suspended campaign. 
Advisory Opinion No. 11-1978 Post-election reporting, final accounting of campaign fund. 
Advisory Opinion No. 10-1978 Defining independent expenditures. 
Advisory Opinion No. 09-1978 "Undeclared candidate" status, role of candidate's "civic association." 
Advisory Opinion No. 08-1978 Voluntary payroll deduction of corporation's employees for political contributions. 
Advisory Opinion No. 07-1978 Filing obligations for corporate PAC, filing Federal Report with ELEC in lieu of filing state ELEC report. 
Advisory Opinion No. 06-1978 "Prospective candidate" status. 
Advisory Opinion No. 05-1978 Differences in reporting for trade associations and nonprofit trade associations. 
Advisory Opinion No. 04-1978 Commission and authority to advise on election laws, corporate contributions.
Advisory Opinion No. 03-1978 Transferring of campaign funds from original campaign to new campaign. 
Advisory Opinion No. 02-1978 Transferring of campaign funds from original campaign to new campaign. 
Advisory Opinion No. 01-1978 Purchasing of tickets to inaugural from excess campaign funds and transfer of funds. 
Advisory Opinion No. 47-1977 Definition of political committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 46-1977 Excess campaign funds of publically financed gubernatorial candidate. 
Advisory Opinion No. 45-1977 Use of surplus campaign funds, including using them to help cover costs of legislative office. 
Advisory Opinion No. 44-1977 Exemption from requirements of Act. 
Advisory Opinion No. 43-1977 Allocation of Election Day expenses of county and local party committees and allocation to gubernatorial candidate. 
Advisory Opinion No. 42-1977 Definition of independent expenditure and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 41-1977 Allocation of state party media campaign allocated to gubernatorial candidate. 
Advisory Opinion No. 40-1977 Allocation of street money to candidates, including gubernatorial candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 38-1977 Payroll deduction for corporate PAC.
Advisory Opinion No. 37-1977 Reimbursement with public funds of expenses paid for private campaign funds.
Advisory Opinion No. 36-1977 Allocation to candidates of costs of voter registration and get out the vote drives. 
Advisory Opinion No. 35-1977 Aspects of financing general gubernatorial campaign. Gubernatorial primary and general election bank accounts, Expenses for press, travel and fundraising for publically financed gubernatorial candidate.
Advisory Opinion No. 34-1977 Campaign contribution from local union, endorsement of state or national union and independent contribution. 
Advisory Opinion No. 33-1977 Payment of honorarium to candidate as campaign contribution.
Advisory Opinion No. 32-1977 Raffle tickets and eligibility for gubernatorial matching funds and contribution limit.
Advisory Opinion No. 31-1977 Definition of political committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 30-1977 "Civic Action Fund" and contribution to publically financed gubernatorial candidate. 
Advisory Opinion No, 29-1977 Board of Trustees of private organization becoming political committee in regard to public question. 
Advisory Opinion No. 28-1977 Billboard for primary remaining after primary and applicability for general election. 
Advisory Opinion No. 27-1977 Mailing by officeholder who is a candidate. 
Advisory Opinion No. 26-1977 See A.O. 15-1975
Advisory Opinion No. 25A-1977 Out of state corporation making NJ contributions, corporate contributions to publically-financed gubernatorial candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 25-1977 Campaign committee and attribution of expenditures. 
Advisory Opinion No. 24-1977 Activities of national party committee under Act, national party committee and gubernatorial public financing, voter registration and get out the vote drives.  
Advisory Opinion No. 23-1977 Attribution for contribution from joint checking account to gubernatorial candidate for eligibility for matching funds.
Advisory Opinion No. 22-1977 Campaign expense for legal fees to determine eligibility of certain voters. 
Advisory Opinion No. 21-1977 Use of excess campaign funds. 
Advisory Opinion No. 20-1977 Cost of poll taken by someone considering becoming a candidate. Contribution limits. 
Advisory Opinion No. 19-1977 Maximum contribution by PAC to gubernatorial general election candidate who accepts public financing. 
Advisory Opinion No. 18-1977 Loan made to gubernatorial primary candidate. 
Advisory Opinion No. 17-1977 "Testimonial" affair for withdrawn candidate and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 16-1977 Transferring political funds to scholarship fund. 
Advisory Opinion No. 15-1977 Reporting requirements for political committees, contribution limits. 
Advisory Opinion No. 14-1977 Non-candidate activity and reporting according to the Act. 
Advisory Opinion No. 13-1977 Contribution limits only for publically-funded gubernatorial general election candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 12-1977 ELEC authority to rule on whether contributions to "separate, segregated fund" are campaign contributions.
Advisory Opinion No. 11-1977 Contribution to gubernatorial primary winner from contributor to defray primary costs, contribution limits for gubernatorial primary candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 10-1977 Disposition of remaining campaign funds at end of campaign. 
Advisory Opinion No. 09-1977 Letters sent by candidate and reporting.
Advisory Opinion No. 08-1977 Corporate contributions, reporting, business setting up PAC-does it make business corporation a political committee?. 
Advisory Opinion No. 07-1977 Gubernatorial primary limitations on expenditures, contributions. In-kind and prohibited contributions.
Advisory Opinion No. 06-1977 Recall elections and reporting for recall petition expenses. 
Advisory Opinion No. 05-1977 "City wide political club"- Political committee or political party committee? 
Advisory Opinion No. 04-1977 Political information organizations and filing annual reports, political committee on referendum filing requirements.
Advisory Opinion No. 03-1977 Filing for municipal elections and the Act. 
Advisory Opinion No. 02-1977 Political committee making expenses on behalf of primary election candidate. 
Advisory Opinion No. 01-1977 Payments to poll challengers and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 50-1976 ELEC jurisdiction of organization of political party committees. 
Advisory Opinion No. 49-1976 "Political information organization" filing annual reports, "Friends of" organization and political committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 48-1976 District party caucus that is not political party committee, contributing to primary candidate and reporting.
Advisory Opinion No. 47-1976 Expenditures in regard to legal proceedings.
Advisory Opinion No. 46-1976 Provisions of Act in regard to public questions and getting them on ballot.
Advisory Opinion No. 45-1976 Local official and candidate mailing letter one week before election with borough resources.
Advisory Opinion No. 44-1976 Obligations of political committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 43-1976 Legal expenditures in regard to public questions.
Advisory Opinion No. 42-1976 Expenditures and contributions in regard to public questions, including getting them on ballot. 
Advisory Opinion No. 41-1976 Business corporation contributions and status as political committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 40-1976 Town political party council that supports candidates and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 39-1976 Town political party club that does not function as local party political committee and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 38-1976 Reporting contributions and expenditures of art auction run by campaign committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 37-1976 Is company that gives large contribution in support of a public question a political committee? 
Advisory Opinion No. 36-1976 Annual report of continuing political committee, definition of contributions and expenditures, date of contributions. 
Advisory Opinion No. 35-1976 Transfer of funds by business organization in political setting as political contribution.
Advisory Opinion No. 34-1976 Use of campaign funds for legislative district office.
Advisory Opinion No. 33-1976 Issues involving "undeclared candidate" and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 32-1976 County organization in relationship to state party organization. 
Advisory Opinion No. 31-1976 Pre and post election reports from candidates filing A-1 form. 
Advisory Opinion No. 30-1976 Campaign reports required after final report showing disposition of funds in school board election, status of political club of continuing nature.
Advisory Opinion No. 29-1976 Filing of affidavit, confirmation of depository bank, contributions from members of partnership. 
Advisory Opinion No. 28-1976 Journal published by committee, expenditures and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 27-1976 Transfers of excess campaign funds to county or local party committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 26-1976 Corporate contributions, corporate position on ballot questions, voluntary payroll deduction plan for corporate employees
Advisory Opinion No. 25-1976 Role of county party committee in primary. 
Advisory Opinion No. 24-1976 Congressional campaign committee also serving as campaign committee for local candidate.  
Advisory Opinion No. 23-1976 Role of county party committee in primary. 
Advisory Opinion No. 22-1976 Reporting of testimonial affair with proceeds not going to campaign purposes. 
Advisory Opinion No. 21-1976 Reporting of questionnaire from legislator.
Advisory Opinion No. 20-1976 Reporting requirements for "public solicitation."
Advisory Opinion No. 19-1976 Requirements for filing in regards to aid or expenditure on behalf of a public question. 
Advisory Opinion No. 18-1976 Activities of political party committee that do not involve expenditures in support or in opposition to a candidacy and political committee for candidate.
Advisory Opinion No. 17-1976 Communication by elected official and reporting.
Advisory Opinion No. 16-1976 Act applicable to elections in municipalities governed by commission form of government. 
Advisory Opinion No. 15-1976 See A.O. 03-1976
Advisory Opinion No. 13-1976 Testimonial affair and reporting, scholarship fund, raising funds in non-election year or pay off campaign debts from prior election. 
Advisory Opinion No. 12-1976 Photocopying as in-kind expense and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 11-1976 Election laws outside Commission's jurisdiction. 
Advisory Opinion No. 10-1976 Reporting of testimonial affairs. 
Advisory Opinion No. 09-1976 Need not comply with 50 cent per voter limitation for municipal election.
Advisory Opinion No. 08-1976 Need not comply with 50 cent per voter limitation for municipal election.
Advisory Opinion No. 07-1976 Need not comply with 50 cent per voter limitation for municipal election.
Advisory Opinion No. 06-1976 Need not comply with 50 cent per voter limitation for municipal election.
Advisory Opinion No. 05-1976 Proper use of campaign funds, use for celebratory event. 
Advisory Opinion No. 04-1976 Election laws outside Commission's jurisdiction. 
Advisory Opinion No. 03-1976 Enforcing the Act in regard to election activities of political committees. 
Advisory Opinion No. 02-1976 Federal candidates filing reports with commission. 
Advisory Opinion No. 01-1976 Commission obligated to submit evidence of possible violations to appropriate authorities. 
Advisory Opinion No. 38-1975 Act covering primary election of delegates and alternate delegates to national party convention. 
Advisory Opinion No. 37-1975 Expenses of letter to voters after election and expenditure limits. 
Advisory Opinion No. 36-1975 Use of excess campaign funds. 
Advisory Opinion No. 35-1975 Reporting expenses of garage sale run by political committee or candidate. 
Advisory Opinion No. 34-1975 Legislator appearing on radio in regard to a bond issue and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 33-1975 Legislator appearing on television in regard to a bond issue and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 32-1975 Reselling tickets and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 31-1975 Local group publishing information and local public question and status as political committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 30-1975 Local party committee sponsoring brunch with candidates who have their own campaign committee days before election. 
Advisory Opinion No. 29-1975 Publishing of newspaper by county party political committee and reporting.
Advisory Opinion No. 28-1975 Reporting of letters from Legislator during election campaign. 
Advisory Opinion No. 27-1975 Publishing of newsletter by commission in middle of term. 
Advisory Opinion No. 26-1975 Local party committee and separate segregated campaign account for organization expenses in general elections, expenditure limits and food and beverage expenses. 
Advisory Opinion No. 25-1975 Permanent committee filing annual report, using non-earmarked funds to make contributions to candidates, in-kind contributions and status as "political committee." 
Advisory Opinion No. 24-1975 Reporting of solicitation of funds by organization not related to a specific candidate before election activity begins. 
Advisory Opinion No. 23-1975 Corporations supporting public referendums or questions. 
Advisory Opinion No. 22-1975 Advocacy group making less than $100 contribution and urging phone calls in support of a public question have to file as a political committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 21-1975 Booster club incorporating, filing a D-1. 
Advisory Opinion No. 20-1975 Distribution of directory "Compliments of Legislator." 
Advisory Opinion No. 19-1975 Reporting of contribution of $200 or less divided between two candidates, combined expenditure limit for two candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 17-1975 Reporting of flyer distributed by legislator. 
Advisory Opinion No. 16-1975 Definition and status of "political information organizations." 
Advisory Opinion No. 15-1975 Advertising in convention program of political party.
Advisory Opinion No. 14-1975 In-kind contributions to candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 13-1975 Letter from Mayor not up for election writing letter supporting candidates from his party for council. 
Advisory Opinion No. 12-1975 Political party committees helping primary candidates financially. 
Advisory Opinion No. 11-1975 Use of municipal resources and letter purporting to be act of municipal governing body for political purposes. 
Advisory Opinion No. 10-1975 Using offset copy of Assembly stationary for campaign letter. 
Advisory Opinion No. 09-1975 Use of surplus funds from primary campaign.
Advisory Opinion No. 08-1975 Filing primary reports for "subsidiary primary campaign organization." 
Advisory Opinion No. 07-1975 Withdrawn
Advisory Opinion No. 06-1975 Letter sent by candidate just before entering race. 
Advisory Opinion No. 05-1975 Reporting for candidates raising and spending less than $1,000, reports of candidate and civic association. 
Advisory Opinion No. 04-1975 Filing of local party political club. 
Advisory Opinion No. 03-1975 Using corporation to raise funds for a candidate.
Advisory Opinion No. 02-1975 Contributions and expenditures from local political party executive committee buffet dance and reporting.
Advisory Opinion No. 01-1975 Political party club disseminating information on all candidate for an office regardless of party. 
Advisory Opinion No. 84-1974 Use of excess campaign funds. 
Advisory Opinion No. 82-1974 Expenses incurred for litigation for getting on ballot and expenditure limit.
Advisory Opinion No. 81-1974 Religious organization becoming political committee in regard to a public question. 
Advisory Opinion No. 80-1974 Discussing possible legislation at professional association meeting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 79-1974 Questions about reporting, closing out accounts, sources of funds, prohibited funds, corporate contributions. 
Advisory Opinion No. 78-1974 Committee spending funds only on candidates who are not required to file reports and reporting obligation. 
Advisory Opinion No. 77-1974 Political party committees required to file annual report. 
Advisory Opinion No. 76-1974 Fashion show sponsored by local political party committee and election or campaign laws. 
Advisory Opinion No. 75-1974 Transferring of funds.
Advisory Opinion No. 74-1974 Reporting proceeds of fundraiser.
Advisory Opinion No. 72-1974 Overlapping filing periods.
Advisory Opinion No. 71-1974 Filing obligations or executive committee and campaign committee of local political party committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 65-1974 Alternative computation of expenditure. 
Advisory Opinion No. 64-1974 Homeowners association filing report. 
Advisory Opinion No. 63-1974 Threshold for reporting contributions and for candidate reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 62-1974 Local political party committee and filing reports. 
Advisory Opinion No. 60-1974 Municipal party committee raising funds to run committee and help candidates and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 56-1974 Limit of how much one can spend on one's campaign and how much one can spend on other's campaign. 
Advisory Opinion No. 55-1974 Use of excess campaign funds. 
Advisory Opinion No. 54-1974 Local political party social club with some political activity and reporting obligation. 
Advisory Opinion No. 52-1974 Allegations against county party committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 51-1974 Candidates for county party chairman and Act. 
Advisory Opinion No. 50-1974 Definition of candidate and federal office. 
Advisory Opinion No. 47-1974 Reporting for runoff elections. 
Advisory Opinion No. 45-1974 Requesting information from organization before issuing advisory opinion. 
Advisory Opinion No. 44-1974 Reporting requirements of local party municipal committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 42-1974 Injunction against deadline for reporting by political information organizations. 
Advisory Opinion No. 40-1974 Requesting information from organization before issuing advisory opinion. 
Advisory Opinion No. 39-1974 What trade associations should disclose in lobbying reports.
Advisory Opinion No. 38-1974 Purchase of ticket to luncheon or dinner meeting a campaign expense?
Advisory Opinion No. 37-1974 Threshold of disclosure for contributors. 
Advisory Opinion No. 35-1974 Reporting receipts and expenditures from "testimonial affair." 
Advisory Opinion No. 34-1974 Filing extension granted until Advisory Opinion is issued. 
Advisory Opinion No. 31-1974 Injunction against deadline for reporting by political information organizations. 
Advisory Opinion No. 30-1974 Trade association and filing obligation for "minimal activity." 
Advisory Opinion No. 29-1974 Filing extension granted until Advisory Opinion is issued. 
Advisory Opinion No. 28-1974 Definition of "political activity" by trade association. 
Advisory Opinion No. 27-1974 Does bank constitute "political information organization" by paying trade association that is involved in legislative matters. 
Advisory Opinion No. 26-1974 Filing extension granted until Advisory Opinion is issued. 
Advisory Opinion No. 25-1974 Occasional call or letter influencing legislation and filing requirement. 
Advisory Opinion No. 24-1974 Congressional candidates do not file reports with ELEC. 
Advisory Opinion No. 23-1974 Injunction against deadline for reporting by political information organizations. 
Advisory Opinion No. 22-1974 Injunction against deadline for reporting by political information organizations. 
Advisory Opinion No. 21-1974 Reporting of professional fees paid to professional corporation and of attorneys who are legislative agents
Advisory Opinion No. 20-1974 Company seeking extension of filing date. 
Advisory Opinion No. 17-1974 Seeking "protection" for trade associations in regards to lawsuit on lobbyist disclosure. 
Advisory Opinion No. 07-1974 Filing extension for groups that request advisory opinions. 
Advisory Opinion No. 06-1974 Post election filing as long as there is balance in account and when such reports are due. 
Advisory Opinion No. 03-1974 Political committee filing, R-1 filing. 
Advisory Opinion No. 02-1974 Group involved with local public question and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 102-1973 Reporting funds from state party committee to party "federation" and reporting, extension for filing report. 
Advisory Opinion No. 100-1973 Closing out campaign committee by candidate who files a R-1 form, annual report by local party committee. 
Advisory Opinion No, 98-1973 Transfer of funds by state party finance committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 94-1973 Charter Study Commission and Political Information Organization.
Advisory Opinion No. 63-1973 Advertising space on vehicles. 
Advisory Opinion No. 62-1973 Reporting by "political clubs." 
Advisory Opinion No. 61-1973 Reporting paid and voluntary professional services. 
Advisory Opinion No. 46-1973 Transferring funds to another candidate's campaign fund. 
Advisory Opinion No. 45-1973 Reporting paid and voluntary professional services. 
Advisory Opinion No. 44-1973 Political information organizations and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 43-1973 Extend filing deadline for report. 
Advisory Opinion No. 36-1973 Political information organizations and reporting, reporting salary and expenses of legislative agent. 
Advisory Opinion No. 35-1973 Allocation of expenditure among multiple candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 33-1973 Reporting value of public television appearance by candidate. 
Advisory Opinion No. 31-1973 Political information organizations and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 21-1973 Reporting professional fees paid to a professional corporation.
Advisory Opinion No. 20-1973 Threshold levels for candidate reporting contributions and expenses.
Advisory Opinion No. 19-1973 Reporting and allocating expenses and proceeds from "testimonial affair." 
Advisory Opinion No. 18-1973 1972 vote totals and spending limits for candidates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 17-1973 Extend filing deadline for report. 
Advisory Opinion No. 16-1973 Work of legislative aide and contribution to candidate, payment of services for candidate out of funds used for an aide. 
Advisory Opinion No. 15-1973 Transferring campaign funds and reporting, role of campaign treasurer. 
Advisory Opinion No. 14-1973 Definition of "political club," value of voluntary and paid professional services to political committee and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 13-1973 Extend filing deadline for report. 
Advisory Opinion No. 12-1973 Political information organizations and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 11-1973 Political information organizations and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 10-1973 Until forms are available from ELEC filing ledger sheets or deposit tickets
Advisory Opinion No. 09-1973 Reporting picnic of local party committee as testimonial affair, repayment of loan, advertisements in municipal directory. 
Advisory Opinion No. 08-1973 Filing of 60 day interval report and 25 day pre-election report. 
Advisory Opinion No. 07-1973 Reporting requirements for municipal party committee. 
Advisory Opinion No. 06-1973 Value of voluntary and paid professional services to political committee and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 05-1973 Joint candidate committees, reporting and allocation of paid personal services. 
Advisory Opinion No. 04A-1973 Reporting purchase of ticket to testimonial affair. 
Advisory Opinion No. 04-1973 Reporting contributions and expenses, filing extensions and filing dates. 
Advisory Opinion No. 03-1973 Political information organizations and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 02-1973 Political information organizations and reporting. 
Advisory Opinion No. 01-1973 Political information organizations and reporting. 
 

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