The proposed amendments would place the Board’s regulations into conformity with the “Board of Ethics and
Government Accountability Establishment and Comprehensive Ethics Reform Emergency Amendment Act of
2012.”
Register Category:Proposed Rulemaking
Title:3 ELECTIONS AND ETHICS
Chapter:3-30 CAMPAIGN FINANCE OPERATIONS
3-31 [REPEALED]
3-32 [REPEALED]
3-33 PROHIBITION ON USE OF GOVERNMENT RESOURCES FOR
CAMPAIGN-RELATED PURPOSES AND INTERPRETIVE OPINIONS

3-36 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA SENATOR AND REPRESENTATIVE
3-37 INVESTIGATIONS AND HEARINGS
3-38 LEGAL DEFENSE COMMITTEES
3-39 CAMPAIGN FINANCE OPERATIONS: INAUGURAL COMMITTEES
3-40 CAMPAIGN FINANCE OPERATIONS: TRANSITION COMMITTEES
3-41 CAMPAIGN FINANCE OPERATIONS: EXPLORATORY COMMITTEES
3-99 DEFINITIONS
Section: 3-3000 ORGANIZATION OF POLITICAL COMMITTEES
3-3001 RESERVED
3-3002 CANDIDATE STATUS
3-3003 EXEMPTION FROM FILING AND REPORTING REQUIREMENTS
3-3004 CANDIDATE WAIVER FROM FILING AND REPORTING
REQUIREMENTS

3-3005 PRINCIPAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE
3-3006 DESIGNATION OF EXISTING POLITICAL COMMITTEE
3-3007 RESERVED
3-3008 FINANCIAL REPORTS AND STATEMENTS
3-3009 REPORTS OF INITIATIVE, REFERENDUM, RECALL, AND
PROPOSED CHARTER AMENDMENT COMMITTEES

3-3010 PETTY CASH FUNDS
3-3011 LIMITATIONS ON CONTRIBUTIONS
3-3012 JOINT FUNDRAISING
3-3013 LIMITATIONS ON THE USE OF CAMPAIGN FUNDS
3-3014 CONSTITUENT-SERVICE PROGRAM
3-3015 USE OF SURPLUS FUNDS
3-3016 TERMINATION OF POLITICAL COMMITTEES,
CONSTITUENT-SERVICE PROGRAMS, AND STATEHOOD FUNDS

3-3017 FILINGS AND DEADLINES
3-3100 [REPEALED]
3-3101 [REPEALED]
3-3102 [REPEALED]
3-3103 [REPEALED]
3-3104 [REPEALED]
3-3200 [REPEALED]
3-3201 [REPEALED]
3-3202 [REPEALED]
3-3300 RESERVED
3-3301 PROHIBITION ON USE OF GOVERNMENT RESOURCES FOR
CAMPAIGN-RELATED PURPOSES

3-3302 RESERVED
3-3303 RESERVED
3-3304 RESERVED
3-3305 INTERPRETATIVE OPINIONS
3-3600 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA STATEHOOD FUND
3-3601 STATEHOOD FUND PETTY CASH
3-3602 APPLICABILITY
3-3603 DISSOLUTION OF THE STATEHOOD FUND
3-3604 PENALTIES
3-3700 INVESTIGATIONS IN GENERAL
3-3701 INITIATION OF INVESTIGATION
3-3702 INTERNAL INQUIRY
3-3703 PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATIONS
3-3704 FULL INVESTIGATIONS
3-3705 ADMINISTRATIVE DISPOSITION OF INVESTIGATIONS
3-3706 INSTITUTION OF A CHARGE AND FORMAL HEARING
3-3707 SUBPOENAS AND DEPOSITIONS
3-3708 SERVICE OF SUBPOENAS AND NOTICE OF DEPOSITION
3-3709 INFORMAL HEARING FOR ALLEGED VIOLATIONS OF REPORTING
REQUIREMENTS

3-3710 CEASE AND DESIST ORDERS BASED ON VIOLATIONS
3-3711 SCHEDULE OF FINES
3-3712 PROCEDURES REGARDING EXCESSIVE CONTRIBUTIONS
3-3713 PUBLIC ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS
3-3714 REPORTS AND STATEMENTS UNDER OATH
3-3800 LEGAL DEFENSE COMMITTEES, GENERALLY
3-3801 ORGANIZATION OF LEGAL DEFENSE COMMITTEES
3-3802 FILING AND RECORDKEEPING REQUIREMENTS
3-3803 LEGAL DEFENSE COMMITTEE CONTRIBUTION LIMITATIONS
3-3804 LIMITATIONS ON THE USE OF LEGAL DEFENSE COMMITTEE
FUNDS

3-3805 USE OF SURPLUS FUNDS
3-3806 PENALTIES
3-3900 INAUGURAL COMMITTEES, GENERALLY
3-3901 ORGANIZATION OF INAUGURAL COMMITTEES
3-3902 FILING AND RECORDKEEPING REQUIREMENTS
3-3903 PETTY CASH FUNDS
3-3904 INAUGURAL COMMITTEE CONTRIBUTION LIMITATIONS
3-3905 LIMITATIONS ON THE USE OF INAUGURAL COMMITTEE FUNDS
3-3906 DURATION OF INAUGURAL COMMITTEES
3-3907 USE OF SURPLUS FUNDS
3-3908 PENALTIES
3-4000 TRANSITION COMMITTEES, GENERALLY
3-4001 ORGANIZATION OF TRANSITION COMMITTEES
3-4002 FILING AND RECORDKEEPING REQUIREMENTS
3-4003 PETTY CASH FUNDS
3-4004 TRANSITION COMMITTEE CONTRIBUTION LIMITATIONS
3-4005 LIMITATIONS ON THE USE OF TRANSITION COMMITTEE FUNDS
3-4006 DURATION OF TRANSITION COMMITTEES
3-4007 USE OF SURPLUS FUNDS
3-4008 PENALTIES
3-4100 EXPLORATORY COMMITTEES, GENERALLY
3-4101 DESIGNATION OF AN EXPLORATORY COMMITTEE AS A
PRINCIPAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE

3-4102 ORGANIZATION OF EXPLORATORY COMMITTEES
3-4103 FILING AND RECORDKEEPING REQUIREMENTS
3-4104 PETTY CASH FUNDS
3-4105 EXPLORATORY COMMITTEE CONTRIBUTION LIMITATIONS
3-4106 LIMITATIONS ON THE USE OF EXPLORATORY COMMITTEE FUNDS
3-4107 DURATION OF EXPLORATORY COMMITTEES
3-4108 USE OF SURPLUS FUNDS
3-4109 PENALTIES
3-9900 DEFINITIONS
Agency Name: Elections and Ethics, Board of
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Comments: From 6/14/2013 To 7/13/2013  (30 Days)
Register Issue: 6/14/2013    Vol 60/26
Publish Date: 6/14/2013
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