Political Party Committees

Campaign Statement Due Dates

State Level Political Party Committees (Democratic Party, Republican Party and Minor Parties WITH ballot access in Michigan) registered with the Michigan Department of State’s Bureau of Elections (State Level) are required to file:

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

State Level Political Party Committees (WITHOUT ballot access in Michigan) 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)

CONVENTIONS/CAUCUS’ ARE ELECTIONS!
Political Party Committees that make expenditures to a candidate seeking nomination at a party convention must file additional campaign statements. See Convention Dates for further information.

State Level Political Party Committees (Democratic Party, Republican Party and Minor Parties WITH ballot access in Michigan)

2018

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
AnnualDecember 31, 2017January 31, 2018 (See exemptions below)

May 8, 2018 Election

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionApril 22April 27
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: April 23 - May 548 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionMay 28June 7

August 7, 2018 Primary Election

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionJuly 22July 27
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: July 23 - August 448 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionAugust 27September 6

November 6, 2018 General Election

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionOctober 21October 26
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: October 22 - November 348 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionNovember 26December 6

2019

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
AnnualDecember 31, 2018January 31, 2019 (See exemptions below)

May 7, 2019 Election

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionApril 21April 26
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: April 22 - May 448 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionMay 27June 6

August 6, 2019 Primary Election

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionJuly 21July 26
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: July 22 - August 348 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionAugust 26September 5

November 5, 2019 General Election

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
Pre-ElectionOctober 20October 25
48 Hour/Late Contribution ReportsPeriod from: October 21 - November 248 hours after receipt
Post-ElectionNovember 25December 5



Political Party Committees (WITHOUT ballot access in Michigan)

2018

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
JanuaryDecember 31, 2017January 31, 2018
AprilApril 20April 25
JulyJuly 20July 25
OctoberOctober 20October 25

48 Hour/Late Contribution Reports

Election Date48 Hour Reporting Period
May 8April 21 - May 5
August 7July 21 - August 4
November 6October 21 - November 3

2019

StatementClose of BooksAll Statements Due by 5:00pm
JanuaryDecember 31, 2018January 31, 2019
AprilApril 20April 25
JulyJuly 20July 25
OctoberOctober 20October 25

48 Hour/Late Contribution Reports

Election Date48 Hour Reporting Period
May 7April 21 - May 4
August 6July 21 - August 3
November 5October 21 - November 2

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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