- Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission - http://www.ethics.ga.gov -

Ballot Committees (Including Statewide Referendums)

What is a Ballot Committee?

A Ballot Committee or referendum committee is defined as any campaign committee which accepts contributions or makes expenditures designed to bring about the approval or rejection by the voters of any proposed question which is to appear on the ballot in this state. O.C.G.A § 21-5-34

When do Ballot Committees have to register and report in Georgia?

Ballot Committees must register with the Commission immediately, but do not have to file CCDRs until the Ballot Committee has made contributions and/or expenditures (in the aggregate) of $500 or more.

Forms and Responsibilities for a Ballot Committee

Filing Schedule for Ballot Committees

Filing Schedule for LOCAL Ballot Committee

Filing Schedule for Constitutional Amendment/ Statewide Referendum Ballot Committee

Return to Non Candidate Committee Main Page [2]