Candidate Committees

Campaign Statement Due Dates

State and Local Candidate Committees registered with the Michigan Department of State’s Bureau of Elections (State Level) or are registered with a county clerk’s office (Local Level) are required to file:

  • Annual Campaign Statements (See exemptions below)
  • Pre-Election and Post-Election Campaign Statements for elections where the candidate: appears on the ballot; seeks nomination through a party convention or caucus; or seeks office through a write-in campaign
  • Campaign Statements due in July and October in years where the candidate does not seek election
  • 48 Hour/Late Contribution Reports (See Appendix G)

Will the candidate seek election during the calendar year?

CONVENTION CANDIDATES:
Candidate seeking nomination at a party convention must file additional campaign statements. See Convention Dates for further information.

State and Local Candidate Committees

2021 Schedule A:

Yes, the candidate will seek election in 2021

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
AnnualDecember 31, 2020February 1, 2021 (See exemptions below)
May 4, 2021 Election
StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionApril 18April 23
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: April 19 - May 148 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionMay 24June 3
August 3, 2021 Primary Election
StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionJuly 18July 23
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: July 19 - July 3148 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionAugust 23September 2
November 2, 2021 General Election
StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionOctober 17October 22
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: October 18 - October 3048 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionNovember 22December 2

2021 Schedule B:

No, the candidate will not seek election in 2021

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
AnnualDecember 31, 2020February 1, 2021 (See exemptions below)
JulyJuly 20July 26
OctoberOctober 20October 25

2022 Schedule A:

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
AnnualDecember 31, 2021January 31, 2022 (See exemptions below)
May 3, 2022 Election
StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionApril 17April 22
48 Hour/Late Contribution Reports*Period from April 18 - April 3048 Hours after receipt
Post-ElectionMay 23June 2
August 2, 2022 Primary Election
StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionJuly 17July 22
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: July 18 - July 3048 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionAugust 22September 1
November 8, 2022 General Election
StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionOctober 23October 28
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: October 24 - November 548 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionNovember 28December 8

2022 Schedule B:

No, the candidate will not seek election in 2022

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
AnnualDecember 31, 2021January 31, 2022 (See exemptions below)
JulyJuly 20July 25
OctoberOctober 20October 25

Annual Campaign Statement Exemptions:
An Annual Campaign Statement is not required of:

  • A committee that qualifies for and maintains the $1,000.00 Reporting Waiver;
  • A committee that files a Post-Election Campaign Statement during December;
  • An incumbent Judge or Justice; or
  • An officeholder whose salary is less than $100.00 a month and whose committee has had no activity (receipts or expenditures) during the period covered by the Annual Campaign Statement.





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