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July 28, 2009 open meeting

July 28, 2009

The Commission considers new regulations, advisory opinions and other public matters at open meetings, which are typically held at FEC headquarters on Thursdays at 10:00am.

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Open Meeting Agenda

TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2009
10:00 A.M.

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Amended Agenda

[Audio File of Entire Meeting, 47.5MB, Audio File Icon]

I. CORRECTION AND APPROVAL OF MINUTES Audio File Icon

Minutes for Thursday, July 16, 2009
Agenda Document No. 09-50

II. DRAFT ADVISORY OPINIONS Audio File Icon

A. Draft Advisory Opinion 2009-13
The Black Rock Group by William J. McGinley, Esq.
(Continued from July 16, 2009)

Agenda Documents No. 09-42 and No. 09-42-A

Agenda Document No. 09-42-B (submitted late)
Circulated July 22, 2009

(Commissioner Weintraub recused)

(Neven F. Stipanovic/Robert Knop of the General Counsel"s Office)

B. Draft Advisory Opinion 2009-14
Mercedes-Benz USA LLC and Sterling Truck Corporation, by Jan Witold Baran, Esq. and Caleb Burns, Esq.

Agenda Document No. 09-54 (submitted late)
Circulated July 22, 2009

Agenda Document No. 09-54-A (submitted late)
Circulated July 24, 2009

Agenda Document No. 09-54-B (submitted late)
To be circulated.

(Executive Assistant Kevin Plummer recused)

(David Adkins/Amy Rothstein of the General Counsel's Office)

C. Draft Advisory Opinion 2009-15
Bill White for Texas, by Barry Hunsaker, Treasure

Agenda Document No. 09-55
Circulated July 23, 2009 (submitted late)

(Tony Buckley/Robert Knop of the General Counsel's Office)

D. Draft Advisory Opinion 2009-16
Libertarian Party of Ohio, by Michael Johnston, Treasurer

Agenda Document No. 09-51 (submitted late)
Circulated July 22, 2009

(Theodore Lutz/Robert Knop of the General Counsel's Office)

E. Draft Advisory Opinion 2009-17
Romney for President, Inc., by Benjamin L. Ginsberg, Esq. and Glenn Willard, Esq.

Agenda Document No. 09-53 (submitted late)
Circulated July 22, 2009

(Cheryl Hemsley/Amy Rothstein of the General Counsel's Office)

F. Draft Advisory Opinion 2009-18
Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., Penske Truck Leasing Corporation, and Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P. Political Action Committee, by Carol A. Laham. Esq. and D. Mark Renaud, Esq.

Agenda Document No. 09-52 (submitted late)
Circulated July 22, 2009

Agenda Document No. 09-52-A (submitted late)
To be circulated.

(Rosemary Smith of the General Counsel's Office recused)

(Executive Assistant Kevin Plummer recused)

(Christine Gallagher/Amy Rothstein of the General Counsel's Office)

III. AGENCY PROCEDURE FOR NOTICE TO NAMED RESPONDENTS OF ADDITIONAL POTENTIAL VIOLATIONS

Agenda Document No. 09-46-A (submitted late)
Circulated July 24,2009

IV. AGENCY PROCEDURE FOR NOTICE TO POTENTIAL RESPONDENTS IN ENFORCEMENT MATTERS

Agenda Document No. 09-47-A (submitted late)
Circulated July 24, 2009

V. MODIFICATION OF AGENCY PROCEDURE FOR PROBABLE CAUSE HEARINGS

Agenda Document No. 09-48 (Held over from the meeting of July 16, 2009)

VI. MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS

Related Documents

Any comments submitted for the Advisory Opinions under consideration may be viewed by following the "Pending Advisory Opinions Requests" link on the Advisory Opinions page.

Minutes for this meeting

Approved minutes (Approved on August 27, 2009)

Draft minutes

Notices about this meeting