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  • Commission Meetings

April 22, 2021 open meeting

April 22, 2021

The Commission considers new regulations, advisory opinions and other public matters at open meetings, which are typically held on Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. at FEC headquarters, 1050 First Street NE, Washington, DC.

Members of the public can attend any open meeting or hearing in person. Open meetings are also streamed live online. To attend in person, please bring a photo ID and be prepared to go through a security check. After security, attendees are escorted to the Commission's hearing room. Please check the meeting page for updates to the agenda, including cancellations.

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we will conduct the open meeting virtually.


Thursday, April 22, 2021  |  10:00 AM

  1. Proposed Amendment to Directive 17

    Memorandum from the Acting General Counsel dated December 8, 2016

    Agenda Document No. 17-06-A

    Presenters: Larry Calvert/Neven Stipanovic/Lisa Stevenson of the Office of General Counsel

    (Held over from the meetings of January 25, 2017 and April 8, 2021)

    (To be held over to a future meeting)

  2. Draft Statement of Policy Regarding Closing the File at the Initial Stage in the Enforcement Process

    Memorandum from Vice Chair Allen Dickerson, Commissioner Sean J. Cooksey, and Commissioner James E. "Trey" Trainor, III dated April 1, 2021

    Agenda Document No. 21-21-A

    (Held over from the meeting of April 8, 2021)

  3. Draft Notice of Availability in REG 2021-01 (Candidate Salaries)

    Memorandum from the Acting General Counsel dated April 16, 2021

    Agenda Document No. 21-22-A

    (Submitted Late)

    Presenters: Kevin Paulsen/Amy Rothstein of the Office of General Counsel

  4. OIG FY 2022 Appropriations Language

    (To be circulated)

    (To be held over to a future meeting)

  5. Proposed Commission Actions to Address "Scam PACs"

    Memorandum from the Scam PACs Working Group dated March 5, 2021

    Agenda Document No. 21-23-A1

    (Submitted Late)

    Presenters: Debbie Chacona/Ryan Lanz of the Office of Compliance, Greg Scott of the Information Division and Paul Clark of the Office of the Chief Information Officer

  6. Management and Administrative Matters

Minutes for this meeting

Approved minutes (Approved on March 9, 2022)


Notices about this meeting