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56.23 Funds---campaign expenses only.

The chairperson of the state statutory political committee shall produce evidence to the director of revenue and finance and the ethics and campaign disclosure board not later than the twenty-fifth day of January each year, that all income tax checkoff funds expended for campaign expenses have been utilized exclusively for campaign expenses.

The ethics and campaign disclosure board shall issue, prior to the payment of any money, guidelines which explain which expenses and evidence thereof qualify as acceptable campaign expenses.

Should the ethics and campaign disclosure board and the director of revenue and finance determine that any part of the funds have been used for noncampaign or improper expenses, they may order the political party or the candidate to return all or any part of the total funds paid to that political party for that election. When such funds are returned, they shall be deposited in the general fund of the state.

Section History: Early form

[C75, 77, 79, 81, § 56.23; 81 Acts, ch 35, § 12]

Section History: Recent form

93 Acts, ch 163, § 33

Internal References

Referred to in § 56.20

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