111:2-1-01 Scope.

Rules set forth in Chapters 111:2-1 to 111:2-5 of the Administrative Code are issued by the Ohio secretary of state to implement Ohio's campaign finance laws.

The rules set forth in Chapters 111:2-1 to 111:2-5 of the Administrative Code shall apply to the nomination or election of candidates or support for or opposition to ballot issues in state and local elections. Nothing in these rules shall be construed as limiting or regulating federal elections, and those committees, parties, candidates, or funds when they participate in such federal elections.

Replaces: 111-1-01

Effective: 1/25/2016
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 01/15/2021
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3517.23
Rule Amplifies: 3517.10, 3517.102, 3517.105
Prior Effective Dates: 8/23/1995 (Emer.), 11/21/95, 7/13/98 (Emer.), 9/24/98, 1/1/02