PERSONAL FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
84th Legislative Session


HB 3680 – Electronic Report Data

Adds Government Code § 571.0671(d)

See HB 3680 under CAMPAIGN FINANCE for bill summary, as related to personal financial statements.


HB 3683 – Electronic Filing of PFSs with the Commission

Adds Government Code § 572.0291

HB 3683 applies to personal financial statements (PFS) required to be filed with the Commission. HB 3683 provides that a PFS required to be filed with the Commission must be filed by computer diskette, modem, or other means of electronic transfer, using computer software provided by the Commission or computer software that meets Commission specifications for a standard file format.   Effective 09/01/15.


SB 431 – PFS Filing Deadline for Candidates Filing with the Commission

Adds Government Code § 572.0291

SB 431 applies to an individual required to file a personal financial statement (PFS) with the Commission as a partisan or independent candidate for elective office. SB 431 sets the PFS filing deadline for candidates at the 60th day after the date of the regular filing deadline for an application for a place on the ballot in the general or primary election or February 12, whichever is later. Under prior law, the PFS filing deadline for candidates was 40 days after the deadline for an application for a place on the ballot.   Effective 09/01/15.






Last Revision: August 21, 2015
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