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Event date: 1/5/2020 Export event
Beall, Katie
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ALL committees have a C-4 or C-6 due by January 5, 2020

The campaign finance report covers all transactions from the date of the committee's first contribution through March 25, 2020. 

Committees have a C-4 or C-6 due by January 5, 2020.

The campaign finance report covers all transactions from October 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019. Incidental political committees use Form C-4 to report financial activities; all other committees (political party, ballot issue, and independent (PAC) committees) use Form C-6 to detail all contributions received and expenditures made during a specific timeframe. C-4s and C-6s must be filed in CERS.

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An incidental committee is a political committee which is not organized or maintained for the primary purpose of influencing elections but which may incidentally become a political committee by reason of making a contribution or expenditure to support or oppose a candidate and/or issue (Administrative Rules of Montana 44.10.327(2)(c)). 

Each county, municipal, and school district committee is required to file campaign finance reports if contributions received or expenditures made exceed $500 (in total). 

As of November 2019, all committees will file campaign finance reports on the same date and for the same time period.