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24- and 48-Hour Reports of Independent Expenditures periods: general election (2020)

Political committees and other persons who make independent expenditures may have to disclose this activity within 24- or 48-hours based upon the date and amount of the expenditure.

The following table provides the periods during which 24- and 48-Hour Reports of Independent Expenditures must be filed in connection with the 2020 general election. For a chronological listing, consult the FEC Calendar.

Political Committees must use FEC Form 3X, Schedule E to file 24- and 48-Hour Reports of Independent Expenditures. Persons who are not political committees must use FEC Form 5.


Coverage periods for 24- and 48-Hour Reports of Independent Expenditures made in connection with the 2020 general election

Election dateIE 48-Hour Report period ends onIE 24-Hour Report period
General election111/03/202010/14/202010/15/2020 - 11/01/2020