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Political Committee Handbook

Read information about running for a Miami-Dade County office.

State laws and handbooks

1.1  The Florida Election Code (revised July 2017)

1.2  2016 Political Committee Handbook  (revised January 2016)

1.3  2016 Electioneering Communications Organization Handbook  (revised January 2016)

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2.1  Required Filing Documents for Committees

2.2  State Forms

County Forms:

2.3  Receipt of Handbooks and the Election Law Book  (MD-ED2)

2.4  Campaign Treasurer's Report Filing Requirement - Electronic Filing Statement  (MD-ED10)

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Campaign finance reporting

3.1  2017 Calendar of Reporting Dates for Miami-Dade County Party Executive Committees

3.2  2017 - 2018 Calendar of Reporting Dates for Miami-Dade County Candidates, Political Committees, Electioneering Communication Organizations, and Independent Expenditure Organizations

3.3  Electronic Filing of Campaign Treasurer's Reports 

3.4  Guidelines to a Successful Campaign Report  (revised 11/7/13)

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Important committee information

4.1  Poll Watcher information

4.2  Political Signage Information 

4.3  Wearing of Campaign Items While Voting 

4.4  Voter Solicitation / Electioneering 

4.5  Florida Division of Elections FAQ for Candidates

4.6  Items for Sale through the Elections Department 

4.7  List of Municipal Clerks 

4.8  Precinct Cross-Reference Report 

4.9  Advisory Opinion - DE 16-02 Incentives for Voting 

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