Navigation Top
AGO Logo Graphic
AGO Header Image
File a Complaint
Contact the AGO
AGO Opinions with Topic: POLITICAL COMMITTEE
AGLO 1973 No. 114 >  December 28, 1973
INITIATIVE NO. 276 - ELECTIONS - FUNDS - POLITICAL COMMITTEE
CONTRIBUTIONS An organization dealing with its own funds does not become a "political committee" under RCW 42.17.020(22), merely by making contributions of those funds to or in support of a candidate for public office or ballot proposition; such an organization, however, will constitute a political committee if it receives contributions from others which, with the actual or constructive knowledge of the contributors, are set aside to be used for the support of such candidates or proposition.
Content Bottom Graphic
AGO Logo