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AO 2003-18



Impermissibility of transfer of general election funds to charitable organization.


Final opinion July 28, 2003
Date Name Document type
07/28/2003 AO 2003-18 Final Opinion
07/24/2003 Vote Votes
07/17/2003 Draft AO (OGC), Agenda Document 03-50 Draft Documents
06/16/2003 Supplement to Request AO Request, Supplemental Material, and Extensions of Time
05/29/2003 Request by American Patriot Foundation AO Request, Supplemental Material, and Extensions of Time


Role Name Type
Requestor Smith, Bob Individual
Requestor American Patriot Foundation, Inc. Corporation (including LLCs electing corporate status)
Counsel/Representative Jensen, Paul Rolf Individual