At its October 13, 2008, meeting, the Texas Ethics Commission voted to adopt the following rule.
Expenditure Limits of the Judicial Campaign Fairness Act
(Effective November 4, 2008)
Text of Adopted Rule
The new language is italicized.
Chapter 22. RESTRICTIONS ON CONTRIBUTIONS AND EXPENDITURES
§ 22.33 Expenditure Limits of the Judicial Campaign Fairness Act
For purposes of the expenditure limits prescribed by Section 253.168 of the Election Code:
(1) an officeholder expenditure is attributed to the next election in which the officeholder is a candidate that occurs after the expenditure is made; and
(2) a campaign expenditure is attributed to the election for which the expenditure is made.