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General election report notice for congressional committees (2022)

Current report due for
2022 general election candidate committees

Report Reporting period [1] Reg./cert. & overnight mailing deadline Filing deadline
Pre-General 10/01/2022 - 10/19/2022 10/24/2022 10/27/2022
48-Hour Notices
(candidates only)
10/20/2022 - 11/05/2022 n/a filing info
Post-General 10/20/2022 - 11/28/2022 12/08/2022 12/08/2022

Pre- and post-election reports

Congressional committees

The principal campaign committee of any candidate participating in a 2022 state primary, nominating convention or runoff election–even if unopposed–must also file a pre-election report 12 days prior to the primary, nominating convention or runoff. The principal campaign committee of a candidate participating in the general election must file Pre- and Post-General Reports. Separate notices will be sent to explain these additional reporting obligations.

Read supplemental filing information.

Reporting schedule for remainder of 2022

I. 2022 general election candidates

Report Reporting period [1] Reg./cert. & overnight mailing deadline Filing deadline
Year-End 11/29/2022 - 12/31/2022 01/31/2023 01/31/2023

II. Unsuccessful 2022 primary election campaign committees and candidates not active in 2022 elections

Report Reporting period [1] Reg./cert. & overnight mailing deadline Filing deadline
Year-End 10/01/2022 - 12/31/2022 01/31/2023 01/31/2023

Note for committees not required to file a Post-General Report (chart II)

For candidates who ran in 2022 but did not participate in the general election, the reporting period for the Year-End Report spans two election cycles. For this report only, committees should instead use the Post-Election Detailed Summary Page (Form 3, Pages 5-8). Committees should not use the normal Detailed Summary Page.


[1] These dates indicate the beginning and 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.