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Special election report notice

Georgia Senate Special Election


If only the special general is held (11/03/2020), political committees must file:

Report Reporting period [1] Reg./cert. & overnight mailing deadline Filing deadline
Pre-General 10/01/2020 - 10/14/2020 10/19/2020 10/22/2020
48-Hour Notices
(candidates only)
10/15/2020 - 10/31/2020 n/a filing info
Post-General 10/15/2020 - 11/23/2020 12/03/2020 12/03/2020
Year-End 11/24/2020 - 12/31/2020 01/31/2021 01/31/2021 [2]


Political committees involved in both the special general (11/03/2020) and special runoff (01/05/2021) must file:

Report Reporting period [1] Reg./cert. & overnight mailing deadline Filing deadline
Pre-General 10/01/2020 - 10/14/2020 10/19/2020 10/22/2020
48-Hour Notices
(candidates only)
10/15/2020 - 10/31/2020 n/a filing info
Pre-Runoff 10/15/2020 - 12/16/2020 12/21/2020 12/24/2020
48-Hour Notices
(candidates only)
12/17/2020 - 01/02/2021 n/a filing info
Post-Runoff 12/17/2020 - 01/25/2021 02/04/2021 02/04/2021
Year-End --WAIVED--
April Quarterly 01/26/2021 - 03/31/2021 04/15/2021 04/15/2021


If two elections are held, political committees involved in only the special general (11/03/2020) must file:

Report Reporting period [1] Reg./cert. & overnight mailing deadline Filing deadline
Pre-General 10/01/2020 - 10/14/2020 10/19/2020 10/22/2020
48-Hour Notices
(candidates only)
10/15/2020 - 10/31/2020 n/a filing info
Year-End 10/15/2020 - 12/31/2020 01/31/2021 01/31/2021 [2]



FOOTNOTES:

[1] These dates indicate the beginning and the end of the reporting period. A reporting period always begins the day after the closing date of the last report filed. If the committee is new and has not previously filed a report, the first report must cover all activity that occurred before the committee registered up through the close of books for the first report due.

[2] Notice that this filing deadline falls on a weekend or federal holiday. Filing deadlines are not extended when they fall on nonworking days. Accordingly, reports filed by methods other than registered, certified or overnight mail must be received by close of business on the last business day before the deadline.

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