Independent and Political PAC Committees

Campaign Statement Due Dates

State Level PACs including IEC/Super PACs and Caucus Committees registered with the Michigan Department of State’s Bureau of Elections (State Level) are required to file:

  • Campaign Statements in January, April, July, and October
  • 48 Hour/Late Contribution Reports (See Appendix G)
  • Special Election Independent Expenditure Reports (See Appendix G)
  • 24 Hour Reports (Caucus Committees Only) (See Appendix G)

Local Level PACs including IEC/Super PACS registered with a county clerk’s office (Local Level) are required to file:

  • Annual Campaign Statements (See exemptions below)
  • Pre-Election and/or Post-Election Campaign Statements for elections where the committee spends money to influence voters
  • 48 Hour/Late Contribution Reports (See Appendix G)

State Level PACs including IEC/Super PACs and Caucus Committees

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
StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
JanuaryDecember 31, 2020February 1, 2021
AprilApril 20April 26
JulyJuly 20July 26
OctoberOctober 20October 25

2022

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
JanuaryDecember 31, 2021January 31, 2021
AprilApril 20April 25
JulyJuly 20July 25
OctoberOctober 20October 25
48 Hour/Late Contribution Reports
Election Date48 Hour/Late Contribution Reporting PeriodDue
May 5April 21 - April 3048 hours after receipt
August 4July 21 - July 3048 hours after receipt
November 3October 21 - November 548 hours after receipt
24 Hour Reports (Caucus Committees Only)
Election Date24 Hour Reporting PeriodDue
August 4July 18 - July 3024 hours after receipt/expenditure
November 8October 21 - November 524 hours after receipt/expenditure

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; or
  • A committee that files a Post-Election Campaign Statement during December.




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