Code of State Regulations

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First Filed February 7, 2018 - Effective Date August 30, 2018

These rules clarify and make consistent the rules requiring committees domiciled outside the state of Missouri and out-of-state committees, including certain federal committees, to register and file campaign finance disclosure reports with the Missouri Ethics Commission. The rules also clarify federal committees which qualify as federal political action committees for purposes of contributions to Missouri committees under the Missouri Constitution.

Emergency Rules Filed April 30, 2018 - Effective Date August 8, 2018

The Commission filed the Orders of Rulemaking for Rules 1 CSR 50-5.010 and 1 CSR 50-5.020 with the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules on Monday, April 30, 2018. Based on statutory timelines these rules will be effective August 30, 2018. The Commission also filed emergency rules for these two rules, which will go into effect August 8, 2018. The emergency rules were necessary to ensure the effective date would be at the beginning of the November general election cycle. Therefore, the earliest date the rules will be in effect is August 8, 2018