Newly Adopted, Amended, or Repealed Regulations

The following regulations have recently been adopted, amended, or repealed by the FPPC.

Once adopted, amended, or repealed, FPPC staff forwards regulations to the Office of Administrative Law for filing with the Secretary of State. Regulations and amendments go into effect 30 days after they are filed with the Secretary of State, unless otherwise specified. Emergency regulations go into effect upon filing.

Newly Adopted and Amended

  • 18250. Street Address (adopt), adopted 7/24/20 
  • 18310.1. Public Participation at Meetings (adopted), effective 6/4/20
  • 18402.2. Limited Liability Companies (adopted), effective 8/21/20 
  • 18419. Sponsored Committees (amended), effective 8/23/20 
  • 18421.10. Reporting Contributions from Limited Liabilty Companies (adopted), effective 8/21/20 
  • 18422. Multipurpose Organization Political Activity Transparency (adopted), effective 11/22/19
  • 18422.1. Required Recordkeeping for Multipurpose Organizations (adopted), effective 11/22/19
  • 18422.5. Top Contributor Disclosure by Committees Primarily Formed for State Ballot Measures or Candidates (amended), amended 7/24/20 
  • 18426.1. Assistant Treasurer: Duties and Liability (amend), amended 7/24/20
  • 18427.1. Notification to Contibutors of Filing Obligations (amend), amended 7/24/20
  • 18428. Reporting of Contributions and Independent Expenditures Required to be Aggregated (amend), amended 7/24/20
  • 18431. Reporting of Expenditures by an Agent or Independent Contractor (amend), amended 7/24/20
  • 18435. Definitions. Mass Mailing (amended), effective 1/23/20
  • 18438.5. Aggregated Contributions Under Section 84308 (amend), amended 7/24/20
  • 18450.1. Definitions. Advertisement Disclosure (amended), amended 7/24/20
  • 18450.2. Definitions. Authorized and Paid For (adopted), effective 1/23/20
  • 18450.3. Top Contributor Disclosure for Affiliated Entities (amend), amended 7/24/20
  • 18450.4. Video and Television Advertisement Disclosure (adopted), effective 1/23/20
  • 18530.4. Legal Defense Funds-State Candidates and Officers (amended), amended 7/24/20 
  • 18530.45. Legal Defese Funds-Local Candidates and Officers (amended), amended 7/24/20
  • 18531. Returning of Excessive Contributions (amended), effective 6/4/20
  • 18531.62. Elected State Officeholder Bank Accounts (amended), amended 7/24/20
  • 18616.4. Reports by Lobbying Coalitions Which Are Lobbyist Employers; Reports by Member of Lobbying Coalitions (amended), amended 7/24/20
  • 18700. Basic Rule and Guide to Conflict of Interest Regulation (amended), amended 7/24/20
  • 18702.1. Materiality Standard: Financial Interest In Business Entity (adopted), effective 9/25/20
  • 18702.3. Materiality Standard: Financial Interest In a Source of Income (adopted), effective 10/06/19
  • 18702.4. Materiality Standard: Financial Interest in Source of Gift (amended), effective 2/20/20
  • 18702.5. Materiality Standard: Financial Interest in an Official's Personal Finances (adopted), effective 2/14/20
  • 18703. Public Generally Exception (amended), amended 9/17/20
  • 18707. Disqualification Requirements (adopted), effective 8/22/20 
  • 18720. Annual Statements of Economic Interests; 2020 Emergency Filing Date Extension (adopted), effective 4/6/20
  • 18729. Leasehold Interests-Value, Disclosure (amended), amended 7/24/20
  • 18754. Statements of Economic Interest (Members of Boards or Commissions of Newly Created Agencies); When and Where to File (amended), amended 7/24/20
  • 18941. Receipt, Promise, Acceptance and Return of Gift (amended), amended 7/24/20
  • 18943. Gift to Offical Through Family Member (amended), amended 7/24/20
  • 18992. Terms Used in Section 90001 (amended), amended 7/24/20
  • 18998. Commission Audits and Investigations (amend) amended 7/24/20

Recently Repealed

  • 18116. Reports and Statements; Filing Dates (repeal), repealed 7/24/20
  • 18117. Duties of FIling Officers and FIling Officials-Effect of Non-Compliance on Filing and Disclosure Obligations (repeal), repealed, 7/24/20
  • 18215.1. Contributions; When Aggregated (repeal), repealed 7/24/20
  • 18229. Inclusion of Registered Domestic Partners (repeal), repealed 7/24/20
  • 18308. Commission Governance (repeal), effective 2/15/20
  • 18308.1. Authority of the Commission (repeal), effective 2/15/20
  • 18308.2. Authority of the Chair (repeal), effective 2/15/20
  • 18308.3. Authority of the Executive Director (repeal), effective 2/15/20
  • 18329. Formal Written Advice and Informal Assistance (repeal), effective 8/21/19
  • 18421.2. Street Address (repeal), repealed 7/24/20
  • 18702.1. Materiality Standard: Financial Interests in Business Entities (repeal), effective 9/25/19
  • 18702.3. Materiality Standard: Financial Interest in a Source of Income (repeal), effective 10/06/19
  • 18702.5. Materiality Standard: Financial Interest in a Personal Financial Effect (repeal), effective 2/14/20
  • 18707. Disqualification Requirements (repeal), effective 8/22/20 
  • 18996. Scope of Audits and Investigations (repeal), repealed 7/24/20