What's New

In an effort to keep you informed regarding new and updated laws, manuals, forms, and other FPPC publications and services, this page will be updated each time changes occur. In most cases, links to updated material will remain for six months after the date of publication.

Updated Campaign Forms and Manuals now Posted

Forms 501 and 410 and Campaign Manuals 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, and 7 have been updated to reflect recent changes in the law. The updated manuals are posted here.

Biennial Notices for Local Agencies

  • The Act requires every local government agency to review its conflict of interest code biennially and notify its code reviewing body by October 1, 2018 as to whether or not the agency’s code needs to be amended. The appropriate documents are posted here.

Advertising Disclaimer Charts

  • Due to the passage of the Disclose Act (AB 249), new disclaimer rules are in effect as of January 1, 2018. Posted here are the updated disclaimer charts that reflect the new rules for all committees.

State and Local Post-Employment Factsheets

  • Legislation effective January 1, 2018 changed the rules on post-employment restrictions. Updated information and factsheets have been posted here.

Recent Changes to the Law

  • Summaries of legislative and regulatory changes made to the Political Reform Act in 2017 can be found here.

Candidate Toolkit

  • We have enhanced our campaign toolkit to include more comprehensive information for first-time candidates.