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Campaign Finance Fund: Ordinances, Reports, Implementation Timeline              

4/7/2004 Council adopts Resolution 36208
5/18/2005 Council passes Ordinance 179258
6/17/2005 Ordinance 179258 effective
Summer 2005 Auditor Develops Administrative Rules & Procedures
  Auditor Develops Candidate Training Materials and Information
  Citizens Campaign Commission is Appointed
9/1/2005 1st Day to file Declaration of Intent to Participate, May 2006 Primary Election
3/7/2006 Last Day to File as Candidate
3/30/2006 End of Qualifying Period
5/16/2006 Primary Election
6/13/2007 Council passes Ordinance 181054
June-July 2007 Auditor Amends Administrative Rules & Procedures
7/13/2007 Ordinance 181054 effective and 1st Day to file Declaration of Intent to Participate, May 2008 Primary Election
9/13/2007 1st Day to File as Candidate
1/31/2008 End of Qualifying Period
3/5/2008 Council passes Ordinance 181656
3/5/2008 Council passes Ordinance 181658
3/11/2008 Last Day to File as a Candidate
3/12/2008 Council repeals Ordinance 181658
4/16/2008 Council passes Ordinance 181746
5/20/2008 Primary Election (Includes Special Nominating Election for Commissioner No. 2)
11/4/2008 General Election
1/15/2009 1st Day to File as Candidate; 1st Day to File a Declaration of Intent to Participate, May 2009 Special Nominating Election
1/22/2009 Council passes Ordinance 182489
3/10/2009 End of Qualifying Period
5/19/2009 Special Nominating Election (City Auditor)
5/27/2009 Council passes Ordinance 182852
5/28/2009 1st Day of Exploratory Period, May 2010 Primary Election Period
9/10/2009 1st Day of Qualifying Period, May 2010 Primary Election Period
1/29/2010 Last Day of Qualifying Period, May 2010 Primary Election Period
3/9/2010 Last Day to File as a Candidate
5/18/2010 Primary Election
5/26/2010 Council passes Ordinance 183838
5/26/2010 Council adopts Resolution 36789
Resolution 36208 (PDF Document, 12kb)
Direct the City Auditor, Commissioner of Public Works and Mayor, with technical assistance from City Attorney and Office of Management and Finance, to develop a clean campaign system for City Auditor, City Commissioner and Mayoral elections; April 7, 2004

Proposed Ordinance (PDF Document, 28kb)
Provide a voluntary campaign finance system for Auditor, City Commissioner and Mayoral elections; first Reading April 7, 2005

New Code Chapter 2.10; first reading April 7, 2005


Ordinance 179258 - As Amended (PDF Document, 19kb)
Includes direction for ballot referral at November 2010 election; passed on May 18, 2005

Includes new Administrative costs cap in Section 2.10.170; passed on May 18, 2005

Ordinance 179258 - Exhibit B (PDF Document, 11kb)
Changes to Code Chapter 2.02; passed on May 18, 2005

Ordinance 181054 - As Amended (PDF Document, 11kb)
Amend and clarify provisions of the Campaign Finance Fund; passed on June 13, 2007

Passed on June 13, 2007

Ordinance 181656 (PDF Document, 12kb)
Amend and clarify provisions of the Campaign Finance Fund (independent expenditures and matching funds); passed on March 5, 2008

Ordinance 181656 - Exhibit A (PDF Document, 109kb)
Amendments to City Code Chapter 2.10; passed on March 5, 2008

Ordinance 181656 - Report (PDF Document, 160kb)
Independent Expenditures: Supplemental Report of the Citizen Campaign Commission

Ordinance 181658 (PDF Document, 11kb)
Direct Auditor to treat July 15, 2008 special runoff election as General Election for purposes of Code Chapter 2.10; passed on March 5, 2008; repealed on March 12, 2008

Objection to Ordinance 181658 (PDF Document, 39kb)
Objection filed by Mayor Potter

Ordinance 181746 - As Amended (PDF Document, 12kb)
Direct Auditor to treat July 15, 2008 special runoff election as General Election for purposes of Code Chapter 2.10 and provide for reduced distribution of campaign funds available to participating publicly financed candidates; passed on April 16, 2008

Ordinance 182489 (PDF Document, 13kb)
Provide for reduced distribution of campaign funds available to participating publicly financed candidates and define terms in the special election for Auditor; passed on January 22, 2009

Ordinance 182852 - As Amended (PDF Document, 237kb)
Amend and clarify provisions of the Campaign Finance Fund

Ordinance 183838 (PDF Document, 1,146kb)
Add sunset clause to City Code Chapter 2.10

Resolution 36789 (PDF Document, 1,156kb)
Refer City Code Chapter 2.10, Campaign Finance Fund, to City voters at the November 2, 2010 General Election ballot
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