Newly Adopted, Amended, or Repealed Regulations

The following regulations have recently been adopted, amended, or repealed by the FPPC.

Once adopted, amended, or repealed, FPPC staff forwards regulations to the Office of Administrative Law for filing with the Secretary of State.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 (adopted), effective 10/14/20 
  • 18310.1. Public Participation at Meetings (adopted), effective 6/4/20
  • 18360. Complaints Filed with the Commission (adopted), adopt 10/15/20
  • 18361.1. Adminstrative Subpoenas (amended) amend 10/15/20 
  • 18361.4. Probable Cause Proceedings (amended), amend 10/15/20
  • 18361.5. Administrative Proceedings (amended), amend 10/15/20
  • 18361.9. Procedure for Commission's Consideration of Proposed Decision by an Administrative Law Judge; Reconsideration (amended), amend 10/15/20 
  • 18361.11. Default Proceedings (amended), amend 10/15/20
  • 18402.2. Limited Liability Companies (adopted), effective 8/21/20 
  • 18404.2. Administrative Termination (amended), amend 10/15/20
  • 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), effective 10/14/20 
  • 18426.1. Assistant Treasurer: Duties and Liability (amend), effective 10/14/20
  • 18427.1. Notification to Contributors of Filing Obligations (amend), effective 10/14/20
  • 18428. Reporting of Contributions and Independent Expenditures Required to be Aggregated (amend), effective 10/14/20
  • 18431. Reporting of Expenditures by an Agent or Independent Contractor (amend), effective 10/14/20
  • 18435. Definitions. Mass Mailing (amended), effective 1/23/20
  • 18438.5. Aggregated Contributions Under Section 84308 (amend), effective 10/14/20
  • 18450.1. Definitions. Advertisement Disclosure (amended), effective 10/14/20
  • 18450.2. Definitions. Authorized and Paid For (adopted), effective 1/23/20
  • 18450.3. Top Contributor Disclosure for Affiliated Entities (amend), effective 10/14/20
  • 18450.4. Video and Television Advertisement Disclosure (adopted), effective 1/23/20
  • 18530.4. Legal Defense Funds-State Candidates and Officers (amended), effective 10/14/20 
  • 18530.45. Legal Defense Funds-Local Candidates and Officers (amended), effective 10/14/20
  • 18531. Returning of Excessive Contributions (amended), effective 6/4/20
  • 18531.62. Elected State Officeholder Bank Accounts (amended), effective 10/14/20
  • 18616.4. Reports by Lobbying Coalitions Which Are Lobbyist Employers; Reports by Member of Lobbying Coalitions (amended), effective 10/14/20
  • 18700. Basic Rule and Guide to Conflict of Interest Regulation (amended), effective 10/14/20
  • 18702.1. Materiality Standard: Financial Interest In Business Entity (adopted), effective 9/25/20
  • 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), effective 11/18/20
  • 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), effective 10/14/20
  • 18754. Statements of Economic Interest (Members of Boards or Commissions of Newly Created Agencies); When and Where to File (amended), effective 10/14/20
  • 18941. Receipt, Promise, Acceptance and Return of Gift (amended), effective 10/14/20
  • 18943. Gift to Offical Through Family Member (amended), effective 10/14/20
  • 18992. Terms Used in Section 90001 (amended), effective 10/14/20
  • 18998. Commission Audits and Investigations (amend) effective 10/14/20

Recently Repealed

  • 18116. Reports and Statements; Filing Dates (repeal), effective 10/14/20
  • 18117. Duties of FIling Officers and FIling Officials-Effect of Non-Compliance on Filing and Disclosure Obligations (repeal), effective, 10/14/20
  • 18215.1. Contributions; When Aggregated (repeal), effective 10/14/20
  • 18229. Inclusion of Registered Domestic Partners (repeal), effective 10/14/20
  • 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
  • 18360. Enforcement Complaints (repeal), repealed 10/15/20
  • 18421.2. Street Address (repeal), effective 10/14/20
  • 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), effective 10/14/20