WSR 09-24-096

INTERPRETIVE STATEMENT

PUBLIC DISCLOSURE COMMISSION


[ Filed December 1, 2009, 1:31 p.m. ]


Commission Interpretation


The commission issued Interpretation 08-01, Internal Political Communications and Sponsor Identification, to address two stakeholder questions: "Do a mutual insurance company's communications to its policyholder members constitute internal political communications?" and "Is sponsor identification required on internal political communications as it is on political advertisements?"

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, (360) 753-1985, toll free 1-877-601-2828 or e-mail strobaugh@pdc.wa.gov.

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