Campaign Finance Disclosure
Upcoming Filing Deadlines:
2013 July Quarterly Campaign Statement due by 5:00 pm on
July 25; closes on July 20 and are required to be filed by PACs
and Ballot Question Committees.
Electronic Filers: MERTS is available at
MERTS & E-IDR
E-Filing (State Level Filers Only)
Download the software, sign up for training, and obtain your
electronic filing password.
your Late Contribution Reports and find other electronic filing
An Introduction to the Michigan Campaign
Under the Michigan Campaign Finance Act, Public Act 388 of 1976, the Michigan
Department of State (MDOS) receives campaign finance disclosure
statements from candidate committees, state-level offices and all judicial offices. Political action
committees (PACs), Ballot Question Committees supporting or opposing
statewide issues, and all Political Party Committees (state central,
congressional district, county). Most reports are electronically filed and the data for these reports
can queried or downloaded. The reports are imaged and made
available on the Internet for review by the public.
For more details
on the Campaign Finance Act select the link provided below.
Act, Administrative Rules Information
You may contact the Campaign Finance Department by:
Phone (517) 373-2540
Fax (517) 373-0941