INTERPRETIVE STATEMENTPUBLIC DISCLOSURE COMMISSION
Filed July 13, 2007,
] The commission approved PDC Interpretation 07-02, Primary
Purpose Test to provide guidance for determining whether an
organization is a political committee. The interpretation
distills key concepts from an attorney general opinion and two
court cases that applied a "primary purpose" test to decide
whether specific organizations met the statutory definition of
a political committee.
The commission meeting materials can be found at
www.pdc.wa.gov under commission meetings. For additional
information concerning this interpretation contact Suemary
Trobaugh, Administrative Officer, at (360) 753-1985, toll free
1-877-601-2828 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The next meeting of the public disclosure commission is
tentatively scheduled for June 27 and 28, 2007.
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