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Posted By gaethics On April 20, 2011 @ 3:43 pm In Terminology | No Comments
See O.C.G.A. 21-5-3(4) for a formal, legal definition of this term.
There are a number of actions that will make a person be considered a “candidate” for the purposes of the Act
All of these actions confer candidate status. If you answered YES to any of the questions above, even if you have not yet formally qualified as a candidate, you are required to file Campaign Contribution Disclosure Reports. Please see next section on Filing Responsibilities for Candidates and Candidate Committees.
See About Candidate Committees  for more information
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URLs in this post:
 Declaration of Intention to Accept Campaign Contributions form?: http://ethics.ga.gov/about-form-doi
 contributions: http://ethics.ga.gov/contribution/
 expenditures: http://ethics.ga.gov/expenditure-campaign/
 campaign committee: http://ethics.ga.gov/candidate-committee/
 Return to Candidate Main Page: http://ethics.ga.gov/filer-information/candidates-candidate-committees/
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