Illinois Grants One-Time Reporting Amnesty - State and Federal Communications

May 26, 2011  •  

Illinois Grants One-Time Reporting Amnesty

IllinoisEffective January 1, 2011, political committees were required to file a quarterly report for the first time.

Due to a large number of non-filings by committees required to file this report, the Illinois Board of Elections is granting a one-time amnesty from civil penalty to any political committee that files their quarterly report on or before June 11, 2011.

Failure to report by June 11, 2011 will result in a formal complaint filed against the committee and civil penalties of up to $5,000.

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